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Creative Wiltshire – an Exciting 2016

It’s been a truly exciting year for the Heritage Lottery Funded Collecting Cultures project Creative Wiltshire based at the Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre, with The Young Gallery in Salisbury and Trowbridge Museum both being welcomed as participating museums. The Creative Wiltshire project has provided us with a wonderful opportunity for Archives and Local Studies…… Continue reading Creative Wiltshire – an Exciting 2016

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The Potter in the Workhouse

Robert Fournier moved into the former workhouse, a building which occupied part of the old tanyard in Lacock with his wife Sheila, and was based there from 1971-1986. This was when he made his signature pieces, pebble pots. The Independent reported on his pots on 12 March 2008: “With a sure understanding of the organic…… Continue reading The Potter in the Workhouse