Category: Arts

Bridgwater Mural is Finished

The new Mural celebrating Bridgwater’s history and created by local artist Rachel Gundry with help from residents and even passers-by, has been unveiled for all to see. The artwork is located on the Broadway side of Blake Gardens and has been sponsored by Bridgwater Town Council and started during the Quayside Festival. Town Council Leader […]

Westover Mural Takes Shape

Westover ward councillors recently responded to residents requests to change the mural on the Wessex Water pumping station building on the junction of Old Taunton Road and Broadway with something that would reflect the heritage and promote the culture of the town. Councillors Smedley, Pearce and Morley put in a bid for funding through the […]

A Mural celebrating Bridgwater to be launched at Quayside Festival

The Quayside festival will see Bridgwater packed to the brim with creative ideas. In Blake Gardens there will be family fun, stalls, street theatre events, music and all sorts of mayhem. But just across the road in a small hidden spur of the park is the Wessex Water Pumping station, which, for a few years […]

‘Socialist Artists’ to Feature at Quayside Festival

On Saturday 29th July Bridgwater is opening up to various cultural projects and the day will be so full of things to do whether it’s  opera on Kings Square, Family fun in Blake Gardens , Street Entertainment in New Road or live music on West Quay. Unity House in Dampiet Street will open it’s doors […]