April 24, 2017

When was the first time you tasted Teddy Gray’s sweets? What was it? A herbal tablet, teacake, mint humbug or perhaps a pineapple chunk? Did you used to visit one of the shops regularly? Or maybe you still do? Did you or a family member work for Teddy’s? Do you have a special memory? We want to hear from you. Please share written memories and photos with us via the Facebook group ‘Teddy Gray’s Sweet Factory: Film Screening’ or email [email protected] Alternatively, please write by hand and post to Teddy Gray Memory, Great Bridge Library, Sheepwash Lane, Tipton DY4 7JF. A selection will be printed and displayed at the special film screening of Teddy Gray’s Sweet Factory by Martin Parr on Thursday 27 April (2 – 4pm) at Great Bridge Library, in memory of Edward Gray (1936 – 2017). For more info about the event, see www.multistory.org.uk/events or call Great Bridge Library to reserve a place: 0121 557 3277.

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New Website

April 3, 2017

We’re proud to unveil our new website, a completely different look and layout to tell our stories in an easy to use format. We’ve added new and improved features to help you discover the great art that our projects and collaborators have produced with, for and about the people of Sandwell. For our projects produced […]

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March 14, 2017

Nice to see familiar faces at Liz Hingley’s Home Made in Smethwick exhibition at Oldbury Library. The exhibition will stay at Oldbury until 12 April before touring to Tipton, Blackheath and West Bromwich Libraries. More info can be found at www.multistory.org.uk/events #homemadeinsmethwick #sandwell #exhibition #tour #oldbury #homemade #bread

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February 7, 2017

We loved ‘Native Women of South India: Manners and Customs (2000-2004)’, an exhibition by Pushpamala N in collaboration with Clare Arni at Balbul Academy of Fine Arts. Day 2 @chobimela #dhaka #bangladesh #international #photography #festival

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February 3, 2017

Joyous start to the @chobimela International Festival of #Photography in #Dhaka #Bangladesh at the opening rally. Music and dancing always a good way to stop the traffic!

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January 31, 2017

Out and about in Dudley with photographer @pollybraden for an ongoing project. We’ll be sharing more details soon. #outandabout #ontheroad #fromdawntodusk #photography #blackcountry

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Exhibition Tour

January 27, 2017

We are delighted to present Home Made in Smethwick, an exhibition of photographs by local photographer Liz Hingley, which will tour to six Sandwell libraries. Liz worked with residents for two years to create an intimate photographic portrait of the people and the food cooked in Smethwick in the Black Country, one of the most […]

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January 18, 2017

Irene snaps one of Liz Hingley’s photographs at Monday’s #HomeMadeinSmethwick exhibition launch. Find out more about the project at www.multistory.org.uk/black-country-stories-liz-hingley/ #photography #exhibition #smethwicklibrary #culturematters

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