March of the Fifty
March of the Fifty

2018. Re-creating the march made by the first fifty civilian volunteers to land in France during WW1. Cheered on by 3,000 spectators.

Tree ribbons for the First Fifty
Tree ribbons for the First Fifty

2014 - Following the unveil of their memorial, members of the public tied the soldiers names to fifty newly planted trees.

The Big Draw
The Big Draw

Creating The BIG Draw at St Helens Heritage Centre in Ashby de la Zouch.

50 Trees for 50 Soldiers
50 Trees for 50 Soldiers

Planting fifty trees and public event to commemorate the fifty who left Hugglescote to fight in WW1.

The BIG Draw
The BIG Draw

Metres and metres of doodles created during the BIG Draw by all ages.

50 Trees for 50 Soldiers
50 Trees for 50 Soldiers

Logo created for the 50 Trees event. This event achieved first place in a national competition for Parks and Open Spaces.

Medieval Graffiti Workshop
Medieval Graffiti Workshop

Discovering the marks left during the medieval period and what they might mean. Involved two churches and a castle!

Finding the Vaults
Finding the Vaults

Another award winning event involving 80 members of the public in a quest to discover the lost entrance to the vaults of a medieval church.

Archaeological Fun for Children
Archaeological Fun for Children

Working with local archaeologists to provide an introduction to finds and identification.

The Chapel
The Chapel

Creating a chapel within an industrial museum to show the lives of those who lived and worked on the site.

The Seamstress Shop and Cobblers
The Seamstress Shop and Cobblers

Designing and working with volunteers to create two living history shops inside a museum.

1950s Seamstress Shop
1950s Seamstress Shop

Sourcing and presenting authentic props to create the inside of the seamstress shop. Moira Furnace, Derbys.

The Cobblers Shop
The Cobblers Shop

Using a range of machinery on site and a photograph of the shop they came from, I re-created the inside of an old cobblers shop.

The Reformation
The Reformation

Showing the timeline and effects of the Reformation in 5 metres! From Catholic to Anglican and the destruction in between.

The Civil War
The Civil War

A Royalist Soldier stands guard in this display of the Civil War happenings right next door in Ashby Castle.

The Plague
The Plague

Sights and smells of the plague as this display depicts a child in a local cottage.

Workshop with Children
Workshop with Children

Giving out copies of my book "The man who took is pigeon to war' as part of WW1 commemorations.

50 Trees for 50 Soldiers
50 Trees for 50 Soldiers

The regimental flag is lowered by a Leicestershire Regiment member as we remember those who died in combat.