Now HeritageReturn homeAbout Now HeritageOur projectslatest newsContact us

Bedford Place Map Project

(May 2013-June 2014)

Supporting artist and animator, Alys Scott Hawkins in her venture to create a hand-drawn map of the Bedford Place shopping area in Southampton.

Bedford Place Map Project

The project culminated in the production of a hand-drawn map of Bedford Place and the people on it. The venture is ongoing, and the map will take an animated form in the future, interweaving the stories and reminiscences of traders and residents from this unique quarter of the city.

For more information visit: Bedford Place Map project


Bedford Place, Southampton, 1960s
Bridgens, 1980s

View More All Projects ...

Our projects past and present
October 2016
It’s not every day you get asked to make a ‘flash mob’ exploring the culture of philanthropy. We had great fun working with students from Solent University and Totton College creating a lively 8 minute piece exploring the stories of some of Britain’s greatest givers.

In the Spring and Summer of 2012, we worked with a group of visually impaired students at a Hampshire School, supporting them to set up and present their own radio station.

Supporting theatre company 'The Heroine Project Presents' with the education offer linked to their touring play
January - June 2016

A fresh look at the Battle of Agincourt, and Hampshire's connection to the unfolding of historical events.
April - October 2015