Catch up on what’s happening with the Enlighten project.

The Bell Tower ‘Purple4Polio’

On Saturday 24 October 2020 Evesham Bell Tower was lit purple to mark World Polio Day. The campaign in the UK is known as 'Purple4Polio' because purple is the colour used on children's fingers to show they have been vaccinated. This has been supported by the Rotary...

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Enlighten film

A short film has been made of the Enlighten story so far covering the progress of The Bell Tower and the War Memorial. We hope you enjoy it! Click here  

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Evesham Library Exhibition

We held an exhibition at Evesham library over the month of November 2018. The content was the results of the community engagement work that has been happening in Evesham with young and old. From painting, to knitting, to collage and creative writing local people have...

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War memorial lights

Lights Up! We had an amazing event on Sunday 11th November 2018 for Armistice Day remembering the end of WW1 100 years ago. At 6pm we had a service by Reverend Andrew Spurr who was accompanied by a reading by Alan Booth. The music was sung by children...

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The Almonry Projection Launch!

Planning permission has finally been approved to go ahead with installing the projector and housing and also projecting the slideshow of historical images on to the Almonry Museum. The projection will be a series of historical photographs and images based on Evesham's...

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Animation about Evesham!

Tom Cross has been working with young people from The De Montfort School in the summer to create a short animation about Evesham and the Enlighten project. Tom found out what the young people thought of Evesham and its history and they drew many drawings about it....

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How can you get involved?

We are asking the public to upload any good quality photos you have of Evesham and its history or photos of objects you have significant to Evesham’s past.

Image courtesy of SDNA