50th Anniversary Golden Showcase

Flavel Centre, Dartmouth

From : Sarah at the AONB

We were delighted to host a showcase event at the Flavel Centre in Dartmouth on 18 March 2011. Many of the community groups we've worked with joined in, and others sent displays.

It was a chance to show off what we've achieved to our funders at the Heritage Lottery Fund. We'd like to thank the many people who helped to make the evening a success.

Here's the Programme to give you a taste, or to remind you if you were there. 

Programme

Photo exhibition displayed in the galleried area

6.00 – 7.00pm   Reception: Viewing of AONB photo exhibition and displays

7.00pm               Welcome: by Richard Foss Chairman of AONB Partnership Committee [more here]

7.05pm               Nicky Bailey: 50th Anniversary Community Organiser, ‘Fantastic at 50’ a celebration of the year

7.20pm               Robin Toogood: AONB Manager 

7.30pm               Roger Goulding: Heritage Lottery Fund    

7.35pm               Shelley Castle: Landscape Artist in residence on the Flete Estate, ‘A day in the life Tryptych’ [more here]

7.45pm               Interval

7.55pm               Steve Banks & local performers: Music and songs from the AONB [more here]

8.25pm               A glimpse into South Devon’s past, South West Film & TV archive & Loddiswell History Group

 9.10pm               Robin Toogood: Thanks and here’s to the next 50 years!

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50th Anniversary Golden Showcase

This stands out among 3000 projects HLF are funding at the moment... It’s the sheer range of projects and people from different backgrounds and generations. The targets were pretty adventurous at the start for the amount of money, but to go well beyond that we really do take our hats off to the South Devon AONB

 Roger Goulding

HLF South West Committee member, in his speech at the Showcase 

 

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