Frank Orrell is a retired press photographer, having worked for 42 years from 1967 – 2009 for local Wigan papers, these were; The Post and Chronicle, The Wigan Observer, The Reporter Group and the Rugby Leaguer Paper. In his time in the job he took many thousands of pictures and decided, on retirement, to produce a series of books covering events around Wigan and district. The pictures on display in this exhibition are just a few of the ones published in his books
|Gladys McLoughlin |
Gladys attended art college when she left school and her subsequent career choices often utilized her talents well. She has fairly recently rekindled her interest in painting and has worked with several local art groups to expand her skills. Her work is popular and she is often asked to complete paintings for family and friends. Her exhibition is of a selection of paintings by various artists which she has copied. She works mainly in acrylics and water colours.
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