Category Archives: Art

Doorway Annual Review 2015 – 2016

The front page of this year’s Annual Review shows a word cloud created by members of the public who follow the Doorway Facebook page. They were asked to describe our work in one word… Click below to download the pdf … Continue reading

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New Poems by J

Why do dogs bark? Perhaps they know something we humans don’t.   Minnie Outside the supermarket shoppers getting into their stride and I’m left with their legs outside and a whirl of trolley wheels.   Looking for a bargain? Look at … Continue reading

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Doorway to a better life – by Brian Tregunna

Chippenham based charity Doorway is attracting attention from the USA for the way its work with homeless and vulnerable people is improving lives. Doorway is an award-winning drop-in centre providing a friendly, safe haven for adults who are homeless or … Continue reading

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A Testimonial to the Work of Doorway

Doorway is an extraordinary project. From its humble, passionate beginnings, it has always managed to be more effective than would seem possible on the small amount of cash available. In my experience, volunteers sometimes seem to underestimate their contribution. Every … Continue reading

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A little later than intended

Hello blog-readers and fellow bloggers. I have returned after a self imposed silence. Not that nuthin’ ain’t happenin’ at our fortnightly creative writing sessions but I have been preoccupied with my own concerns for the past few months and should … Continue reading

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A Snapshot of a Drop-in Session (31st March 2011)

  _____________________________________________________________________ This is what all guests and visitors were given when they arrived at the lunchtime session on Thursday 31st March: The idea, not to obtain the guests’ feedback on the service – they’re used to being asked for … Continue reading

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J’s sketches: 6: Doorway drop-in session, sheep, horses

More sketches from Doorway guest J, all drawn on postcards.

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