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St. Luke’s & Betley Schools

02/06/202014:0222/02/2021 12:22

The Key Worker’s children at St Luke’s and Betley First School have been extremely busy creating a range of art work on some local themes. Reginald Mitchell & The Spitfire “Here are a few more images of the Key Worker children’s works of art. This was part of our topic about WW2.  The children traced […]

Beside the Seaside

01/06/202011:4510/12/2020 09:35

21/06/2014 – 05/10/2014 Find out more about the development of this exhibition on our blog: Behind the Scenes – Beside the Seaside

Behind the Scenes – Designing a Magnificent Minibeast Safari

31/05/202006:1128/05/2020 12:48Leave a Comment

As this week it’s National Children’s Gardening Week, I thought this was the ideal time to share with you how back in 2009 I spent a lot of time in my garden exploring and taking photographs when I was tasked with creating one of my favourite exhibitions, a big exhibition about some of the smallest […]

Shared Experiences

29/05/202015:4303/06/2020 11:28

Some of your have been kind enough to share your experiences of the Coronavirus pandemic and lockdown. Some of these will be retained in the archives for future generations. My Experience of Coronavirus Lockdown 2020 Submitted by anonymous At the age of 73 years I did not expect there to be many things I would […]

Magnificent Minibeast Safari

28/05/202009:5810/12/2020 09:35

23/05/2009 – 20/09/2009

Time with Pets

28/05/202009:2710/12/2020 11:09

Many of us are spending more time with our pets during lock down. So we shared this painting by the Italian painter and photographer Eugenio Zampighi (1859–1944). He specialised in creating cheerful and idyllic images of Italian rural life in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. We asked you to share your own pictures […]

Potty Gardening Club: Climbing Plants

27/05/202006:3927/05/2020 16:51Leave a Comment

Climbing plants are some of nature’s cheats and opportunists. They climb up and over other plants to reach the sunlight without wasting energy or producing their own supporting shoots. This adaptation saves the plant the effort of producing a strong supporting trunk of its own. Climbing plants grow across the ground until they come into […]

Safety Signs – Packmoor Ormiston Academy

26/05/202011:4910/12/2020 11:10

Some of our schools have remained open for vulnerable and key workers children. Here is some artwork from Packmoor Ormiston Academy who designed some safety signage and messaging to stay alert and help save lives.

Tourists to the Potteries 1698-1933

25/05/202010:0026/05/2020 07:01Leave a Comment

We think of tourism as something that developed in the 20th century with the widespread adoption of rail, motor and air travel but for from the 17th century onward, those that had the money and leisure to do so, travelled around Britain, often keeping journals of where they visited and what they saw. Unlike other […]

Design Your Own Museum Leaflet

22/05/202012:3610/12/2020 09:38

Choose some of your favourite exhibits to feature in your own museum leaflet design. You could even use our fantastic virtual tour to have a look around. We’ve even designed a special template you could use. You can print off the images below, or alternatively get a PDF version of the template here. Remember to […]