On the far side of the river Colne, to the east of the floodgates at Wivenhoe, there is a quay where barges moor as they are filled with sand recovered from the surrounding land. 678 more words
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When artists Richard Chopping and Denis Wirth-Miller died in their nineties, their friend Jon Lys Turner inherited an extensive personal archive. When he began to look through it, he discovered letters and other material that revealed Chopping and Wirth-Miller to be a previously missing link in the twentieth-century art world and pivotal figures in the life of Francis Bacon. 567 more words
This enterprise is a grass-roots project, it was originally formed as a sub group of Transition Town Wivenhoe in March 2014.
The aims of the Wivenhoe Repair Reuse Recycling Enterprise CIC (WRRRE); is to create a vibrant empowering space to learn new repair reuse and recycling skills while reducing the impact on our environment by identifying different community based approaches to reduce landfill, this is our priority. 178 more words