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Disabled and Elderly to put Fareham’s History on the map

Live Art Local CIC/ Sticks Gallery would love to let you all in on a little secret………

A few months ago we applied for some funding to run a series of workshops examining the history of Fareham borough with older, isolated people living in the borough; families with disabled children and adults with learning disabilities. These workshops would culminate in an exhibition and the publication of a new heritage trail map for Fareham.

We are very pleased and excited to announce that on Friday we received confirmation that we had been successful in our grant application. The workshops will run this summer and will be a chance for our chosen groups to get creative, make new friends, learn new skills, find out about Fareham’s history and produce an exhibition and history trail they can feel proud of.

After publication the heritage trail will be available to buy and all monies from the sale of the map will be divided between Live Art Local CIC and charities/groups that help those groups working on the project.

We will be posting more information in due course

Aspex: In The Frame Friday 12th June

So tonight lovely art lovers is the private view of Aspex Portsmouth’s new exhibition, In The Frame in their main space.  As Aspex write:

turning it ” into a showcase of some of the most famous bikes ever manufactured, curated by local cycling enthusiast Tim Connell”.


With the summer coming what better way to make the most of the weather, and improve your overall health , than by getting on your bike and heading down to Portsmouth’s premier art space to see some of the most iconic cycles ever created!


Image from Aspex Contemporary Gallery

Between now and 26th July they have all manner of events taking place in the cafe and craft space and loads of opportunities to see great work and will even have the bike doctors coming along to help with any of your bike problems!

The private view is Friday 12th June 6-8pm

To find out more visit http://www.aspex.org.uk/events/in-the-frame/