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A Woman's Perspective: Life in the Station Community

A Woman’s Perspective: Life in the Station Community

Recollections of particular fire incidents and their personal lasting effects ...
Banners

Banners

Three banners, crafted in traditional Trade Union style with participants quotes and thoughts about the NHS ...
Behind the Screens

Behind the Screens

Series of medical screens with digital prints on linen of ‘Many Happy Returns NHS’ participants and their quotes ...
Curios Tales from a Fire Station

Curios Tales from a Fire Station

Quirky Curious Tales told by the Firefighters of events at the Station ...
Final Exhibition

Final Exhibition

The final exhibition was held at Leeds Central Library from 13th June to 5th July 2019 ...
Fireman's Scrapbook

Fireman’s Scrapbook

One Firefighters Scrapbook from Gipton. 1969 onwards ...
Gipton Fire Station Extravaganza

Gipton Fire Station Extravaganza

Gipton Fire Station Extravaganza. This is when the project was launched on the 24 September 2016 ...
Gipton Fire Station just before it was de decommissioned in October 2015

Gipton Fire Station just before it was de decommissioned in October 2015

Space2 commissioned Lizzy Coombes to photograph Gipton Fire Station just before it was de decommissioned in October 2015 ...
Glowing Embers Choir

Glowing Embers Choir

Rehearsals. Boff Whalley and Jane Morland worked with two local primary schools, Wykebeck and St Nicholas’s to write a song about one of the retired firefighters Mick Maw who they met and his wife June to ask questions and hear their stories ...
Grand Opening

Grand Opening

The Grand Opening of the refurbished Fire Station in Gipton 30 September 2017 for the community ...
In the Waiting Room

In the Waiting Room

An appliquéd armchair which incorporates individual stories and experiences about the NHS ...
Let's Celebrate NHS!

Let’s Celebrate NHS!

Threading Tales Group Textile Embroidered Bunting ...
Medicine and Memories

Medicine and Memories

This collection Many Happy Returns – 70 Years of NHS Memories tells the personal stories of people from across Leeds who have been patients, volunteers and staff ...
Old Fire Engines Slideshow

Old Fire Engines Slideshow

A short film photo archive of Old Fire Engines at Gipton Fire Station ...
Pop Up Smart Gallery

Pop Up Smart Gallery

We ran Pop up Smart Gallery (Social Museum and Art Gallery) at St Nicholas Primary School and Welbeck Primary School for a week in each school in May and June 2017 with artists in residence Helen Peyton ...
Show and Tell

Show and Tell

Throughout the project we ran Show and Tell sessions allowing people to link their objects with the history of the Gipton Fire Station ...
Smart Gallery at Gipton Fire Station

Smart Gallery at Gipton Fire Station

Images from the Smart Gallery - SMART Museum (Social Museum and Art Gallery) run by artists in residence Helen Peyton was in The Old Fire Station for a month in September and October 2017 ...
Stories from Inside the Station

Stories from Inside the Station

Firelighters antics and stories relating to different parts of the public building we see today ...
Tales of Firefighting Incidents

Tales of Firefighting Incidents

Recollections of particular fire incidents and their personal lasting effects ...
Testimonials

Testimonials

Why choose this career... Personal Journeys to becoming Firefighters ...
The Making of the Old Fire Station

The Making of the Old Fire Station

A photographic diary of Gipton Fire Station during its building refurbishment in 2017 ...


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