Tuesday, 13 March 2012

THEN AND NOW - ASH THROUGH THE LENS

Saturday, April 14 from 2pm to 4pm in Ash Village Hall
Ash Heritage Group’s event on Saturday April 14 is supported by the BBC's ‘ Britain's First Photo Album ' project, which focussed on the wonderful photos taken around Britain by Francis Frith, the pioneer Victorian photographer.
The afternoon's events feature:
*Old and Modern - a competition set up by the youth club. How much do you know about your village?!
*A display of historic photographs, to browse through in the Heritage Centre
*The Time Travelling Camera - a hands-on acitivity for children and families. Many hands are needed to create a fantastic display!
*Photo Surgery - bring in your old photos, identify them and find out the best ways to conserve them.

Refreshments available during the afternoon

To find out more about photographer Francis Firth, go here