Jessica Barnes

Whitworth stillborn art piece 4

16th June 2022 | By Jessica Barnes

Still Parents exhibition breaks the silence on the trauma of baby loss

An exhibition focussing on the grieving voices of parents who have experienced baby loss is being staged at the Whitworth art gallery. The exhibition blends artwork, objects, and poetry...


1st June 2020 | By Jessica Barnes

Ancoats residents fight plans to create huge 24-hour car park next to primary school

Residents of Ancoats have escalated their campaign against plans to turn the empty land behind a local primary school into a 24-hour car park. The...

West Disbury mural

26th May 2020 | By Jessica Barnes

West Didsbury community coming together to help during the pandemic

Since the announcement of the lockdown, the West Didsbury community has come together to offer help and comfort to those in need of support. The...