Moving Away From Lockdown

Lockdown Diary Anita Benjamin, Fotonow photographer Anita is a documentary photographer based in Plymouth that explores the significance of place and land as a dimension of human life, encompassing themes of cultural and social experiences and identity. September 17...

A socially distanced Carnival Parade

After Lockdown Diary Katie Oborn Since last month there has been an upsurge in virus cases in the UK and beyond. This second wave has led to updated restrictions, which have recently come in to place. One is the ‘rule of six’. No more than a bubble of six people is...

After Lockdown: Still Adjusting

Lockdown Diary Holly Peters, Plymouth’s Young City Laureate The first diary entry I wrote was called Adjusting. Adjusting to changes that just seven months ago were hard to ever imagine. It was all new, scary, almost apocalyptic. It feels so long ago. The way time...

Moving Away From Lockdown

Lockdown Diary Anita Benjamin, Fotonow photographer Anita is a documentary photographer based in Plymouth that explores the significance of place and land as a dimension of human life, encompassing themes of cultural and social experiences and identity. 20th August...

Post-lockdown performance at Coxside Cafe Acoustica

After Lockdown Diary Katie Oborn In Coxside on Friday 28th August, at the amphitheatre by the edge of Teats Hill beach, several people congregated at a safe distance to enjoy an evening filled with poetry, dance, music and songs. Local artists performed in the space...

After Lockdown: Monthly Ghosts

Lockdown Diary Holly Peters, Plymouth’s Young City Laureate August: Looking back – time a fragmented puzzle, racing but trundling, fast then slow. Not as we have known, close and then far and then close again… The ghost of May: I feel it as I walk on the flat stretch...