Penelope Keith visits the Walberswick Scroll

Last night John Doman Turner’s ‘Walberswick Scroll ‘appeared on ‘Penelope Keith’s Coastal Villages’.  This was broadcast on Channel 4’s More 4. A show that sees Keith travel around the United Kingdom to visit some of the country’s most picturesque and charming coastal villages. During her travels, Keith also speaks to residents to better understand what daily life… Continue reading Penelope Keith visits the Walberswick Scroll

John Doman Turner featured on ITV News

We are delighted to make an appearance on the following ITV News report talking about former Camden Town Group painter John Doman Turner from this weekend’s showing of the Walberswick Scroll, filmed by ITV’s Kate Prout. http://www.itv.com/news/anglia/2017-05-16/an-artists-scroll-depicting-every-building-in-the-suffolk-village-of-walberswick-gets-rare-public-outing/ You can hear Richard Scott (Art historian), Esther Freud (author of ‘The Sea House’), my father and I… Continue reading John Doman Turner featured on ITV News

Rare outing for gigantic artwork

Our recent return to see John Doman Turner’s wonderful Walberswick Scroll as part of the Local History Group’s 25th Anniversary exhibition has made the headlines. Read the full story at the East Anglian Daily Times. My father and I had a wonderful time, I even had the pleasure of turning the scroll and telling guests… Continue reading Rare outing for gigantic artwork

Trinity Fair Scroll, Southwold

Transcript from East Anglian Daily Times discussing John Doman Turner’s scroll of the Trinity Fair published on Monday June 4 1934. Southwold Trinity Fair – Walberswick Artist’s Panaoramic Record If the hundreds of visitors to this year’s Trinity Fair at Southwold found little that differed from the showman’s attractions of recent years, many of them have, at least had… Continue reading Trinity Fair Scroll, Southwold

Visiting John Doman Turner’s scrolls at Walberswick and Southwold

March 11th, 2012 was one of those unusually ‘perfect’ days.  As we looked from our window, we were overwhelmed by the gorgeous blue sky and the sun rising from the East. It seemed to be hovering over our destination – the Suffolk coast. Stephen, my son, and I were making the journey to Walberswick, an unusual small village shrouded… Continue reading Visiting John Doman Turner’s scrolls at Walberswick and Southwold