This week is a sad week for WiP as we say goodbye to not one, but TWO, valued members of the team. We asked them to sum up their experiences with us from the last 12 months. We now hear from Rachel – our wonderfully organised and incredibly busy apprentice! Wow! Has it really been […]
This week is a sad week for WiP as we say goodbye to not one, but TWO, valued members of the team. We asked them to sum up their experiences with us from the last 12 months. First up, we hear from Qash – amazing performer and My Style Personal Stylist extraordinaire! I cannot believe […]
Hey! Welcome back to Adventures in Heritage – the blog that keeps you up to date with Rachel’s antics in the heritage sector. This week, Rachel catalogues a lot of things beginning with ‘B’, takes many, many pictures of plants and learns to identify leaves. Volunteering My brain really amazes me sometimes… at how slow […]
Hi There! Sorry I wasn’t able to give you an update last week, but better late than never, haha. This week I’ve catalogued more than my fair share of information about ball-bearings, visited a charming manor house in the Gloucestershire countryside and ran into a fellow P5er! Read on from more details. Volunteering Back at […]
Ready for some more Adventures in Heritage? This week we decided to stay close to home and spend some time in our local Culture Coventry venues. It was nice to visit places in my city, and to get up and close to some of the cars that I’ve been reading about on the Rootes project! […]
Work in Progress is officially in love. With libraries. All lovely, luscious libraries. And librarians. We’re kicking off our summer term of activity and you can read all about it here. Want to get involved? Check out our summer activities or get in touch through firstname.lastname@example.org.
Some may argue that technically this isn’t my first paid job. I would argue that this is the first step into my career. A career nested snugly within the arts and education sector. After an agonisingly long three years on my undergraduate degree, I crawled into the tight confines of my first teaching job. I […]
We’re delighted to announce that we’ll be hosting a Discover in a Day event at Kidderminster’s Museum of Carpet on Saturday 18th March! Check out our latest newsletter for more details here. We’d love to see each and every one of you!
Hello there and Happy New Year! Hope you all had wonderful holidays and that you got a good rest. We at WiP certainly did but now we’re back, refreshed and ready to face the spring term. You may have heard that we’ve been running a very exciting programme in the Library of Birmingham called My […]
A group of our My Style participants got the opportunity to visit the REP Theatre on 15th October for their pirate-themed Discovery Day. There were plenty of exciting activities on offer – combat workshops, stage make-up and face painting to name a few! We asked the young people to write some reviews on their experiences, […]