On Freedom’s Wings

The trustees of Bomber County Gateway Trust held a relaunch of their fundraising campaign post-pandemic. Motorists passing the site, on the A46 at Norton Disney, can see the steel structure already in place which will support the iconic Avro Lancaster art installation.

The landmark, which will be on the county border of Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire, has been captured in paint by Bingham based artist Timothy O’Brien.

who have supported the fundraising efforts to complete the project. Many construction and engineering businesses have already supported the Trust with materials and labour provided at cost or free of charge but the manufacture of the fuselage will require more than £200,000 of investment to be completed.

If you would like to make a donation visit: www.bombergatewaytrust.co.uk

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Calling all UK young artists!Doddington Young Sculptor Exhibition Doddington Hall and Gardens, Lincolnshire invites submissions from UK-based sculptors and 3D artists, aged under 30, for an exciting new open exhibition to be held this summer. Doddington is looking for pieces to be exhibited in the historic working Kitchen Garden, which complement the Garden and its surroundings. The Doddington Young Sculptor Exhibition will run alongside the main bi-annual Sculpture at Doddington exhibition and is an opportunity to exhibit alongside some of the finest contemporary sculptors selected from across the country and further afield. Prizes: 1st prize – £750, 2nd prize – £250Submission deadline: Sunday April 21st 2024Further details about eligibility, terms and conditions can be found at: www.doddingtonhall.com/event/young-sculptor-exhibition/To apply, please email your submission as a PDF document to angus@doddingtonhall.com ... See MoreSee Less