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  1. Watercolour Workshops Exhibition at Moyses Hall

    Watercolour Workshops Exhibition at Moyses Hall

    Moyses Hall, Bury St Edmunds will be hosting a display of works from the last series of Watercolour Workshop. The exhibition will be at the museum from 1st September until the 14th September.     "Creatively Interpreting the Brecks" is a project …

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  2. Thetford Munzee Trail

    Thetford Munzee Trail

    Calling all treasure hunters… The Thetford Munzee Trail is coming soon.  A free, fun and exciting way to explore the heritage-rich town of Thetford, discovering places you may never have known existed on your doorstep.   Using a free app players …

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  3. Words in the Walled Garden

    Words in the Walled Garden

    Sandlines "Heaths, Warrens and Gardens" Workshop 15th July Brandon Country Park. The Walled Garden at Brandon Country Park is a riot of colour and scent in July; appropriate therefore as the setting for the fourth Sandlines writing workshop. Although …

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  4. Painting Pine Lines

    Painting Pine Lines

    Iceni Botanical Artists Workshop 11th July 2015    "Painting Pinelines" was the 6th in this series of very popular Watercolour Workshops. 16 artists of varying experience attended the event held at Santon Downham Village Hall.   "Nick Gibbons …

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  5. Riverwalk in the Forest

    Riverwalk in the Forest

    Landscape Patterns - Riverside in the Forest 8th June 2015   Children with profound and multiple learning difficulties from a mixed age group arrived with 3 minibuses from Riverwalk school in the morning, together with 13 children, 8 wheelchairs …

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  6. Art in the Park

    Art in the Park

    Art in the Park 13 June 2015   Brecks Landscape Patterns Project Leader, Stephanie Hartick, presented a very successful event in Brandon Country Park. Despite the wet weather over 55 people of all ages contributed to this free turn up and …

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  7. Connecting With the Landscape

    Connecting With the Landscape

    Third Sandlines Writing Workshop   On Saturday 13th June, I drove through some very heavy showers to West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village. At one point the avenue of trees suddenly grew thicker and darker, trunks seemed to double in size and grow more …

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  8. Pattern Seekers

    Pattern Seekers

    Brecks Landscape Patterns, a project celebrating the local landscape, launched last month with two popular walks. Sketchbook Strolls and Artist's on Legs were run by project leader Stephanie Hartick as part of the succesful Suffolk walking Festival. …

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  9. Writing Migration in Thetford

    Writing Migration in Thetford

    I spent a lovely day yesterday with writers Melinda Appleby and Lois Williams in the beautiful surroundings of the the old Nunnery in Thetford, now the headquarters of the British Trust for Ornithology.  Melinda is one of my fellow Wild Writers …

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  10. Wild Day Out with Wings Over The Brecks

    Wild Day Out with Wings Over The Brecks

    A very wild day out with Wings over The Brecks lives up to its name.   On Bank holiday Manonday (25th May) High Lodge was bustling with families eager to explore the forest, and have a go at the range of activities on offer.  The Wings Over The …

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