Mayflower 400 Southampton

News Archice March 2020

The Mayflower 400 Southampton team expands

30 Mar 2020

The Mayflower 400 team are pleased to announce two freelancers have joined the Mayflower 400 ranks as Production Manager and Community Engagement Officer. The two new appointments, both local, complement the existing team and bring additional skills, expertise and capacity to the programme. The Production Manager, Louise Birchill, will oversee coordination and logistics of the various touring... Read More »

Funding available for Southampton’s community groups to take part in the Mayflower 400

27 Mar 2020

Southampton City Council is leading a city-wide partnership to mark Mayflower 400. The programme was launched in early March with 1,000 school and college pupils taking part in A Musical Odyssey, at The Mayflower Theatre, led by the Southampton Music Hub. Projects were due to continue throughout the year, but in light of the current COVID-19 (Coronavirus), a decision has been made to postpone... Read More »

Over £1million invested in Mayflower 400 cultural programme

4 Mar 2020

The National Lottery Heritage Fund has granted £98,900 to fund a series of projects to support the Mayflower 400 anniversary programme in Southampton. This, along with a previous award of £269,000 from Arts Council England, matched funding from Southampton City Council, and investment from Go! Southampton, Paris Smith and the Barker-Mill Foundation, means that the Council will be delivering,... Read More »

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