Andrew Dockerill’s New Focus on Art Since Retiring

Andrew Dockerill’s New Focus on Art Since Retiring

My painting was on hold earlier in the year after the passing of my dear mother in April. I have now retired from my IT career and this is giving me more time to focus on my art. I have now started painting again and picked up on my plan to paint views of Felixstowe and the surrounding villages. The drawings and paintings I’ve done so far can be seen in this article.

Felixstowe Community Cupboard, a Little Helping Hand for All

Felixstowe Community Cupboard, a Little Helping Hand for All

The Felixstowe Community Cupboard is an entirely community run project that aims to support anyone in need, regardless of their situation. Situated on Bishops Close off Roman Way, it’s hard to miss with its bright blue exterior! The cupboard uses a ‘take-what-you-need,-leave-what-you-can’ model, relying on donations from those who are able. The most common compliment received is the anonymity using the cupboard offers, allowing people to take what they need at any time and without having to speak to someone.

In the Genes – By Leanne Cole​

In the Genes – By Leanne Cole​

​​​​You may have seen a few articles written by Leanne Cole, mostly ​about her gardening skills and tips, but did you know it all started with photography? Here she is to tell us about it…

New WallArt at 142 Gallery, by Sarah Heather

New WallArt at 142 Gallery, by Sarah Heather

You may have seen the wonderful large wall art painting space on the corner of 142 Hamilton Road and Gainsborough Road. If you havent... where have you been dear?! 😁 We got in touch with the lovely Sarah Heather who will be painting the next wall art at 142 Gallery on Hamilton Road. Here's a bit about her artistic history…