Last chance to see the exhibition in Gorebridge library about Annie S Swan – the prolific Victorian writer who wrote and set several of her novels in and around Gorebridge. Sean Watson, the trusts archivist, has made an interesting display about her work during WWI and there are a few of her books available to […]
3in1 Theatre is casting for a brand-new play in partnership and funded by the Gorebridge Community Development Trust through the Heritage Lottery Fund, written about the life of Gorebridge woman and early 20th century author, Annie S. Swan. The play follows Annie’s extraordinary life from 1910 – 1943, focusing on her work during the First […]
The scaffolding is away, the decorators are in and we can start to see what the Beacon is going to look like. (click on an image to open slideshow)
[one-half-first] The Gorebridge Community Development Trust archivist Sean Watson is working on a study of Annie Swan, Gorebridge writer of hundreds of books and short stories, a political activist and had a life as fascinating as her written fiction. In his work Sean is gathering objects of interest, and this Annie Swan Annual has come […]
Gorebridge’s new Community Hub, the Beacon, is due for completion early summer 2017. Funded principally by the Big Lottery and Midlothian Council the Beacon will provide a general purpose large hall, a creative arts room, a cafe facility, a suite of new modern office and meeting facilities as well as being the new home of […]
The Gorebridge Beacon is progressing well, with interior details started and jobs soon being advertised. Here are some photographs taken this week.