last week the Express and Star visited Tipton Library to take photos of the Knitters and in particular Janine who has crotched poppies to be used in the production. She is the person behind fundraising for Royal British Legion having raised £600 last year through sale of her poppies. When Tim heard about about the […]Read More The power of the poppies
On the mornings of 24th and 25th February we had pupils from Uplands and East Park schools come to see the photos obtained by Derek Nicholls and hear from him about the raid and the tragic loss of life. they were then shown a short clip of the area in Wednesbury which they would visit […]Read More Schools visit to Tipton Library
On the 1st February 1916, a Zeppelin bombed the Black Country causing 34 deaths. This performance aims to shed some light on this not so well known event. Its contains the harrowing tale of William and Maud Fellows. Who coincidentally share the same surname and who died together on the canal. 200 local people of […]Read More zeppelin Dreams preface complete by Alex evans used 134
Well I have finally joined in with the blogging. What a fantastic opportunity to be involved in such a wonderful project. I do find it very moving. Especially the story of William and Maud Fellows. The adults had a great rehearsal last night and I think we just about nailed the Join Up song. It […]Read More Join Up! Join Up! Join Up! Join Up!