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Eastleigh Artist to Give Graffiti-covered Underpass Much-needed Makeover

Illustrator Denise Hughes works on the new mural design in her studio at The Sorting Office, Eastleigh (pic credit Harry Usborne)

Hampshire-based illustrator Denise Hughes has been commissioned by Eastleigh Borough Council to design a tiled mural for an underpass in Fleming Park that is blighted by graffiti.

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Training Starts For New Regional Heritage Guides

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A new course to train local Heritage Guides has got underway, with 35 people signed up to take on the challenge of bringing history to life.

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Local Fashion Business Firecrest Mode Talks Her New Collection and Brand

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Designer-Maker Emily Burns set up her small clothing business, Firecrest Mode, in 2016 from her studio space at The Sorting Office in Eastleigh. Named after the tiny bird that comes to Hampshire in early Spring, the brand focuses on sustainable womenswear.

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Eastleigh Interior Designer Handpicked for Top Drawer


Eastleigh-based Interior Designer Claire Vine has been handpicked to display her work at leading trade fair Top Drawer as part of the Spotted section for new businesses.

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Train to become a Heritage Guide in 2017


Looking for a new challenge, to try something different in 2017? Train to become a Heritage Guide on an exciting new course – for FREE.

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