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The Weeping Window #1

While we were on holiday in Northumberland last week we visited the Weeping Window installation at Woodhorn Museum. The museum site provides a wonderful backdrop to the display and reminds us that wars are not only fought on the front-line and in the trenches. 128 more words



Woodhorn Museum, Ashington are currently hosting #poppiestour Weeping Window, original concept created by artist Paul Cummins and installation designed by Tom Piper.  Responding to this concept I proposed a public engagement activity that reflected the multiple nature of the work, while providing the public the opportunity to use original source material from the archive and leave their personal response and reflection. 158 more words

Invasion 6 @ Woodhorn Museum, and Roast Pork Shoulder with Pear, Honey and Ginger Compote,

Today was a typical, grey and rainy Sunday. We didn’t really fancy a big day out, having spent all day yesterday at the Metro Centre… 893 more words

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Lego BALTIC at Woodhorn Colliery

Great to see my creation on display at Woodhorn Colliery’s BrickPlanet exhibition. It runs until the end of May so plenty of time to get down there and see it, along with loads of other great Lego creations. 38 more words

BrickPlanet2015 is open!

The fantastic BrickPlanet2015 exhibition at Woodhorn Colliery museum in Ashington, Northumberland, is now open! Get along there for loads of fantastic creations by Warren Elsmore, including the mind-blowing St Pancras Station. 23 more words

Appearance on BBC Look North

Really great coverage of the BrickPlanet2015 exhibition that starts at Woodhorn on Saturday on tonight’s BBC Look North programme. Focusing mainly on the fantastic creations of Warren Elsmore that form the bulk of the exhibition, but also a little bit about my BALTIC! 6 more words

Chichester, UK: Fatality on a level crossing marks the end of 2014

A 25-year-old male was the last to die on Britain’s level crossings in 2014. The fatality occurred on the Woodhorn automatic half-barrier level crossing in Oving, near Chichester at about 14.00 on December 31st, 2014. 24 more words

Level Crossing