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‘Bag of Everything’ - GRTHM in Perth
Jun
17
to 29 Jul

‘Bag of Everything’ - GRTHM in Perth

A display of documents and photos from the family archives of Patsy Hilton and Margaret McKenzie which give a fascinating insight into two families through the generations. Also on show is artist Stacey Hilton’s artwork A Storytellers Coat which has stories her great-grandfather told around the campfire embroidered on it.

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GRTHM In Perth - In Conversation
Jun
20
7:00 pm19:00

GRTHM In Perth - In Conversation

In celebration of Gypsy, Roma, Traveller History Month, come to an evening of entertainment as Patsy Hilton and Margaret McKenzie discuss their early lives on the road, memories of living on camps, their families and the rich traditions and culture of the Gypsy/Traveller communities.

Light refreshments will follow.

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GRTHM Scottish Parliament Exhibition
Jun
3
to 7 Jun

GRTHM Scottish Parliament Exhibition

  • Scottish Parliament Building (map)
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MECOPP and Article 12 are proud to present an exhibition at the Scottish Parliament. Gypsy/Travellers have played an important role in the social, cultural and economic life of Scotland for centuries. This exhibition is a small selection of work by Gypsy/Travellers and those who work with them.

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Exhibition in The Reading Room
Jun
3
to 13 Jun

Exhibition in The Reading Room

  • Dunollie Museum, Castle and Grounds (map)
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On display are some items associated with traditional activities and the lives of Gypsy/Travellers in the past. The objects have been lent to the museum by local  families and many of the items have been handed down through the generations.

Gypsy/Travellers continue to contribute to the rich cultural life of Argyll.

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Moving Minds: Raising Awareness (Sold Out!)
May
16
1:00 pm13:00

Moving Minds: Raising Awareness (Sold Out!)

  • Time: Thursday 16th May, 1pm - 3pm

  • Location: The White House, 70 Niddrie Mains Rd, Scotland, Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH16 4BG

  • Cost: Free to Attend

Gypsy/Traveller community members and MECOPP, with support from the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival, will lead an interactive seminar; a chance to dispel myths and promote dialogue.

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