Wave Leisure funded VE Day and Street Party Project at Fort Newhaven

March – November 2015

Fort Newhaven VE Day Model and Street Part Mural

Fort Newhaven VE Day Model and Street Part Mural

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30 x 1.15 hour workshops were led by Carol havard with volunteer assistance over the eight month period.  Research was done with assistance from the Newhaven Museum staff and Jenny Flood local Historian. The staff at the Fort worked together to come up with a plan to engage families.  Session were held in the Grang Magazine and included all ages from below 5 yeras to over 95 years.

Finding a bombed building     Drawing to support the model build

 IMG_5632     Drawings for the project

Being evacuated