Author Archives: Regional Editor

More City & Guilds news from the Regional Chairman

The Eastern Region have taken the initiative to widen the availability of City and Guilds Level 1 and 2 Certificates in Hand and in Machine Embroidery. These 4 courses are now available as an online distance learning option (could be … Continue reading

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Don’t delay, book today!

Details of the Regional Winter School have just been released and bookings are now OPEN!  Numbers are limited – the event is bound to be a sellout – so make sure you’re one of the lucky few to get a … Continue reading

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City & Guilds coming directly to you!

Eastern Region are delighted that we, along with South West Region, have been selected to pilot a series of distance learning C & G courses for EG members in September. The first courses to become available will be Level 1 … Continue reading

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Summer School a resounding success!

The opening weekend of the Olympics had nothing to compare with the same period at Belsey Bridge when nearly 50 members from across the Region enjoyed hours of creative study under the watchful eyes of tutors Alison Holt, Angie Hughes … Continue reading

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Finest Stitches exhibition

Finest Stitches – the Guild’s travelling exhibition – was in Norwich at the beginning of August.   Despite considerable publicity, only 90 members attended, which was disappointing given the cost of staging such an event.  However, the enjoyment and excitement … Continue reading

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“A picture paints a thousand words….”

From comments overheard, the three tutors at the Belsey Bridge Summer School gave 110% to their students, whose achievements would appear to have far outstripped their wildest dreams!  We’d all like to see what they did so if you took … Continue reading

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Michael Brennand-Wood’s upcoming exhibition – ‘Forever Changes’

For the many of you that have enquired, details of the exhibition Michael announced during his Regional Day lecture can be found here.

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All over for another year ….

Regional Day 2012 closed its doors at 4pm last Saturday in Norwich with the organising committee heaving a sigh of relief that everything had gone to plan.  Even the weather co-operated too with the sun shining most of the day. … Continue reading

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Update for Regional Day 2012

The Regional Day on 7th July 2012 is fast approaching!  Click here to see a plan of the venue, together with a list of all the traders/exhibitors/demonstrators who will be at the event and details of how to get there. … Continue reading

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Finest Stitches

This rare chance to see selected items from the Guild’s vast national collection is not to be missed!  The ‘Finest Stitches’ exhibition is coming to Norwich for three days in August – more details here – make a note in … Continue reading

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