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Object Highlight

Object Highlight #35 – Volunteers Choice

This is the final Object Highlight of this run and it is once again brought to you by our Collection Volunteer Pat Whitehead. Five more …

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Research Spotlight (1)

Oral History – Mr Alistair Gauld and his memories of the McCalls Factory

Follow the link below to listen to a recording from our Oral History Archives. It is an interview with Mr Alistair Gauld about his memories …

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Object Highlight

Object Highlight #34 – Blanket

So todays Object Highlight, selected by our Income Generation and Retail Officer Andrea. The power of the blanket! Today the Scandinavian concept of Hygge has …

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Research Spotlight

Research Spotlight – Pat Whitehead

Pat Whitehead – Textile Designer Pat spent her childhood in Mere and had always wanted to be a fashion designer. Her family had links to …

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Object Highlight

Object Highlight #33 – Looms

Our Object Highlight this week was chosen by Kathy, one of our Museum Assistants and she has chosen our collection of looms A potted history …

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Research Spotlight (1)

Oral Histories – G Millington

We are going to begin a new series of blog posts, this time focusing on individuals from Trowbridge. We will be posting videos with Oral …

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