North West Leicestershire Voices

Leigh Barton:

From Our Street

Leigh Barton is a multi-media artist based in the North West of England, who specialises in creating contemporary hand-painted signs and artworks. Leigh draws on her artistic and heritage-based training to produce works that resemble designs of a previous era, but with a distinctive modern voice.

Author: Leigh Barton
Duration: 3mins

Leigh Barton - Wilf Sawbridge's Spade
Wilf Sawbridge’s spade.
Leigh Barton - Work in the timber yard
Work in the timber yard.
Memories of pit ponies.
One Woman's War.
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