Recent or current projects which have involved us working with the community in Gosport

  • Demobilization At Fort Brockhurst

    Peace at Last – 1918

    A Heritage Lottery Fund grant of £10,000, through the First World War: Then and Now programme, was awarded to us Gosport Heritage Open Days for this project. The aim was to increase public awareness of Gosport’s contribution to the war effort and the history of …

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  • Trailblazing Web

    Trail Blazing: A guide to making your heritage event more accessible

    Back in 2012, Trail Blazing was an exploration of how creative approaches could make guided tours more accessible to a wider public. Splodge Designs were commissioned to devise a methodology that could be transferable to varied heritage sites, which would be achievable on a low budget …

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  • Four Long Years

    Four Long Years

    To mark the Centenary of the First World War and increase public awareness of Gosport’s contribution to the war effort, Gosport Heritage Open Days were awarded a grant through the Heritage Lottery Fund’s ‘First World War: Then and Now’ programme to create the project ‘Four …

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  • Remembering the Unforgettable

    Remembering the Unforgettable

    The Great War is a subject so broad and diverse and this project is just a starting point. Through recordings, photographs and personal stories, it looks into the commencement of the war in 1914, the era at that time, and Gosport’s involvement. This project was funded …

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  • A Day We Will Never Forget Sleeve Front C Splodge Design Web

    A Day We Will Never Forget

    AUDIO REMINICENCES OF D-DAY WITH 9 LOCAL PEOPLE A fantastic local resource: Nine local people recalling their experiences during the run-up and execution of D-Day in June 1944. This 20 minute recording of narration, sound effects and music all add to the atmosphere and really …

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    The People of Gosport Share their Memories

    Are you a member of the fast growing Facebook Group THE GOSPORT AREA: memories and photos, past and present?  Over 20,000 past and present Gosportonians are! The images and reminiscences being shared online have really captured the hearts of so many. And they captured the interest of …

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