World War 1 commemoration through words and art

Local Heroes project workshops, taking place at the Memorial Community Church, 395 Barking Road, E13 8AL. The dates are now confirmed and are as follows:

  • Tuesday 5th August 2-4pm
  • Tuesday 12th August 2-4pm
  • Tuesday 19th August 2-4pm
  • Tuesday 26th August 2-4pm
  • Monday 1st September 2-4pm
  • Monday 8th September 2-4pm

It is a series of free workshops and you must be available to attend all of them. If you could please reply to David┬áhe would be happy to confirm your place. It’s all about heritage and locality and using

  • Visit the fantastic Memorial Community Church Bells and hear them in action
  • Learn how to use online archive research tools such as
  • Research some of the names on the bells to find out information about the local men that died in the first world war
  • Respond artistically to the theme of the WW1 memorial through interactive workshops using both writing skills (working with a writer/poet) and art skills (working with a visual artist)
  • Please contact


David Allies-Curtis on 02075111117 at Rosetta Art Centre in West Ham