New Project Launched To Save Spilsby Theatre

March 27, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

‘Friends of The Sessions House’ a group of more than 20 people from across the region has been formed by audience members, local artists and volunteers involved with Spilsby Theatre to help support a bid to save one of Lincolnshire’s most unique venues. Spilsby Theatre’s owners, The Dandelion Trust, wrote in their last annual statement “Sadly since the death of Gillian Kean in August 2013, and the subsequent ill health of another Trustee, the board […]

Spilsby Theatre’s ‘saviour’ dies

September 8, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

A member of an arts trust which was once the ‘saviour’ of Spilsby Theatre has been tragically killed in a road accident. Gillian Kean, founder member and main trustee of the Dandelion Trust, which is now a registered charity, passed away on August 21, aged 70, after being knocked down by a taxi at Luton Airport on her return from a peace mission in the Middle East. Still an extremely active member of the trust, […]