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22
Apr

Celebrating Earth Day: Boundary Way Project’s New Online Programme & #planetarypromise

Today the Boundary Way Project is delighted to be celebrating one of the most important days in our calendar – that’s right it is Earth Day! Earth Day has been taking place every year since 1970 and is a day aimed at diversifying, educating and activating the environmental movement worldwide for the future of our planet. Every Earth Day can

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14
Apr

Cultural Recovery Fund Success: Support for creativity, nature connection & wellbeing at Boundary Way

We are delighted to announce that the Boundary Way Project has been awarded funding from second round of the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund.   Boundary Way Project is among more than 2,700 recipients to benefit from the latest round of awards from the £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund  This award will sustain continuing audience engagement and partnerships to help people

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18
Jan

Blue Monday Herbal Remedy – Mind Medicine

  Today, Monday 18th January 2021, we have the pleasure of coming up against Blue Monday. As the third Monday in January, today is unfortunately supposed to be the most depressing day of the year! Why? It is said to be a combination of the dark nights and Wintery weather, financial pressures and post-Christmas blues – lovely! Luckily for you,

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11
Jan

The Boundary Way Project’s 2020 Roundup

  So, what did 2020 hold for the Boundary Way Project? The earlier months of the year were typically quieter months for the Boundary Way Project calendar, with the seasonal nature of the site, we hunted for mushrooms, recorded the allotment’s changed through photography and hatched plans for the coming months. Unfortunately, planning was halted in March with the announcement

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6
Jan

Poetry Premiere Evening Success

The Boundary Way Project were delighted to hold their first ever large-scale online event in December in the form of a wonderful Poetry Premiere Evening. The free event was part of the project’s Winter Wonder Programme of workshops and events, taking place via Zoom and featuring exciting premiere performances of a new collection of poems inspired by nature, green spaces

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7
Dec

Virtual Residency with Artist Hannah Ayre and Penn Fields School

  As part of our new project, funded by the Culture Recovery Fund for Heritage, the Boundary Way Project has created a Virtual Artist Residency exploring accessible ways of learning using digital platforms. We are delighted to be working with participatory artist Hannah Ayre, who is exploring creativity, nature connection and wellbeing with Key Stage 3 pupils at Penn Fields

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30
Nov

Winter Poetry Project: Punjabi Women Writers Group & Poetry Evening

As part of the Boundary Way Project’s new funding from the Culture Heritage Fund, we are delighted to be able to continue developing poetry as a medium to help make connections, explore seasonal heritage and engage with new audiences as part of our new programme. Following on from our successful Summer poetry commission with the Poets, Prattlers and Pandemonialists, we

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23
Nov

Winter Wonder Programme: Virtual Workshops & Sessions

  We’re so excited to be announcing further dates as part of our new virtual seasonal programme, ‘Winter Wonder’. Made possible through funding from the Culture Recovery Fund for heritage, this upcoming series of online content is designed to inspire and motivate us all during this difficult time of further lockdown and social distancing, especially as we move into the

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9
Oct

Boundary Way Project Culture Recovery Fund Success

We are delighted to be announcing the Boundary Way Project’s success in attaining funding from the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund. We will be using the funding to continue the development of a virtual learning programme that valuably explores creative ways of connecting with the natural world in current times and beyond. To tell you a bit more, we’ve included our

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6
Oct

A Postcard from The Fugitive Wild Plot – Botanical Ink Making with Carolyn Morton

As part of our series of short films for Postcards from the Plot, our project which aims to explore the meaning and importance of allotments, artist Carolyn Morton introduces the process of botanical ink making on her Birmingham allotment plot. The first video guides us around Carolyn’s allotment, aptly named The Fugitive Wild Plot. This is a rich source of

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