#Jobstown some idle thoughts

I did a thread a while ago, but it probably got lost in the Twittersphere, so I thought I should and could do something a little more reasoned and readable. Goethe apparently said, “Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.” I don’t know if he did, seeing as […]

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Derry’s Shirt Factories

In the course of the research for the Dementia project I am undertaking, I wanted to find a map of Derry’s shirt factories. There are a few out of date and blurred images around but I needed a large, printable map for reminiscence. So here’s one I made. I’m sure I’ve broken some copyright or other […]

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Theatre Artist in Residence

I’m enraptured and gleeful to be funded by the Arts Council for another year of theatre making in the communities of the North West. This year, I’ll be working with the people of Arranmore, looking to create a community play about their experiences. I will also be engaging with a cohort of dementia dyads (people with […]

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