October 8, 2017

National Portrait Gallery Exhibition

Creative Connections opened at National Portrait Gallery on 4 October 2017 and will run all the way through to 25 February 2018. It’s so...

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People listening to speeches during the opening at Nottingham Contemporary
July 19, 2017

Nottingham Contemporary Exhibition

After a year spent working with the lovely people of Clifton Estate, it was heartwarming to see so many people come together for the...

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Two men playing electric guitar in a community centre
June 28, 2017

Clifton, Jam sessions at Highbank Community Centre

The community centre has been run by George and Julie Bugg for three years. George has played in a Beatles tribute band for years,...

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June 27, 2017

Clifton, 1st Clifton Brownies

This Brownie pack was one of the first groups of any kind to be formed on the estate. The First Clifton Brownies was started...

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June 26, 2017

Clifton, South Notts Caged Bird Society

Years ago there were many more caged bird societies, now there is just this one for the entire South Notts area with only a...

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People collectively making food at a large table in an allotment garden
June 25, 2017

Clifton, Summerwood Community Garden

The community garden is a beautiful and calm oasis tucked away at the very southerly tip of the estate. It’s on the allotments which...

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Image of person doing a watercolour image
June 24, 2017

Clifton, Painting Group

The painting club come together once a week at Highbank Community Centre and run by Brian Chambers since he set it up in 2007....

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June 23, 2017

Clifton All Whites

The Clifton All Whites have been a well-known fixture of Clifton since 1963; they started as a youth team and expanded to include seniors...

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June 22, 2017

Clifton, Bingo at The British Legion

The British Legion has been a constant central meeting point for Clifton Estate. The legion first began meeting in a wooden hut, until they...

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June 21, 2017

Clifton, Karen Humble

Karen is well known locally as both a childminder and a community activist. Five years ago, she founded a charity and family support group...

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Please respect the copyright in these images and only use them with my permission - thank you. Katherine