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PRESS RELEASE - 19 March 2019: Sixteen projects have been awarded bursaries in the second round of 'Mayflower 400 Community Sparks' ranging from storytelling to street parties, and historical talks to giant tapestries.
BLOG POST - 20 February 2019: Get an update on our ‘Your Recipes, Your Heritage’ community outreach project and find out about some of the fun recipes its revealed so far.
BLOG POST - 23 January 2019: Find out more about some of the facts and figures behind our recently launched ‘Your Recipes, Your Heritage’ community outreach project.
PRESS RELEASE - 11 January 2019: Find out how your old recipes or special food-related memories could help a new outreach project between The Box, CaterED, Plymouth Community Homes and Age UK Plymouth.
BLOG POST - 9 January 2019: Our Arts and Minds group are working on a special project inspired by the Royal Naval figureheads we’re currently restoring, and which will form a stunning display in the main entrance of The Box when it opens in 2020.
by Stacey Turner, Events and Audience Development Coordinator In 1916, over 95,000 farm labourers from remote Northern China volunteered to leave their homes. They packed their belongings, said goodbye to their families and began a three-month journey to the Western Front. Many of them would never return. These men were the Chinese Labour Corps; a […]
PRESS RELEASE: Some of the country’s leading arts figures have visited Plymouth to see the amazing work going on in the city to make culture happen, including The Box.
by Jo Clarke, Marketing and Communications Officer It may sound a bit unlikely, but knitting is something that has a bit of a recurring theme with us. In our ‘Beryl Cook at Home’ exhibition at the Council House last year we featured a recreation of Cook’s studio complete with some of her sketch books, fan […]
by Tony Davey, Learning Development Officer ‘Maker Memories’ is a community project that aims to capture the rich and diverse heritage of Maker Camp in South East Cornwall at a time when things for the venue are really changing. When we were getting ready to close the Museum and Art Gallery and considering which projects […]