Janine Marriott

July 7, 2021

Daniel Burgess VCAwarded Victoria Cross1873 to 1946

Awarded the Victoria Cross for Bravery During WW1 45 year old s was  a temporary lieutenant-colonel in The Gloucestershire Regiment commanding the 7th (S) Battalion, The […]
April 4, 2021
A sketch of Mary Carpenter

Happy Birthday Mary Carpenter, amazing social reformerAwarded Victoria Cross1873 to 1946

An ‘oosful’ girl Todays blog says Happy Birthday to Mary Carpenter; amazing social reformer, abolitionist, educator, suffragist (and secret feminist). Mary was born in Exeter 3rd […]
January 26, 2021

Using art to transition and transform grief and lossAwarded Victoria Cross1873 to 1946

This week, Jo our artist-in-residence explores transforming grief and loss through art. Why I made a decision to become an artist who doesn’t sell work (and […]
December 9, 2020
Looking up to a ash tree canopy at Arnos Vale cemetery

Meet the Artist in residence exploring our ash treesAwarded Victoria Cross1873 to 1946

The art of Ash trees Our artist in residence, Jo, has been spending time observing the changes happening in the landscape as we begin to chop […]