Woman with crafts laid out in front of her
June 20, 2017

Clifton, Bethany Wilkins

Bethany has been volunteering since she was 11 years old. At 16 she began volunteering on a scheme to feed the homeless in Nottingham....

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Man in a chip shop wearing an apron and leaning on the counter
June 19, 2017

Clifton, Menelaos Michaelides

At one time, Mel’s family ran all of the fish and chip shops on the estate. Mel grew up on the estate and went...

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June 18, 2017

Clifton, Combat Ju-jitsu

Combat Ju-jitsu is run weekly by charismatic martial arts expert Lucci Del-Gaudio. The sessions, at Highbank Community Centre, are split into child and adult...

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June 17, 2017

Clifton, Bingo, 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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Woman holding up hand weights
June 16, 2017

Clifton, KeepFit, Hope Centre

The Keep Fit class at the Hope Centre is led by Joanne, and included around 15 participants, the oldest being 95!

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June 14, 2017

Clifon, Beavers & Scouts

At one stage, there were up to 11 scout packs on Clifton Estate, and scouts was one of the first groups to be established...

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Two boys sitting on the edge of a boxing ring
June 14, 2017

Clifton, BadBoyz Boxing

BadBoyz Boxing Club is an amateur boxing club, run by Errol McDonald and Janet Vitti, in a gym that is built in the back...

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Katherine with group of students in Clifton, 2019
March 31, 2017

Workshops on Clifton Estate

For the past few months, I’ve had the pleasure of working with staff and pupils from The Farnborough Academy, Nottingham to explore the area...

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Young people visiting National Portrait Gallery and viewing the Nottingham collection, 2019
February 24, 2017

Creative Connections

The first Creative Connections project outside of London kicked off today. I’m excited to be working with The Farnborough Academy, Nottingham, National Portrait Gallery...

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December 5, 2012

The Lowry

Centre Stage is a new commission and exhibition from The Lowry, Salford. Working in and around Salford and Manchester has been such a fantastic experience. People...

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