BRINGING HOME THE BACON the story of the theft of Wiltshire’s Bronze Pigs by Dee La Vardera illustrated by Richard Cowdy Robbed, recovered, restored The much-loved bronze pigs taken from Calne in October 2017, found their way home, thanks to the power of social media. A story for all ages written by Dee La Vardera… Read More Coming soon
I am busy preparing my first self-published book. Even though it’s a modest production, it still takes time and effort to make sure every aspect of the printing and publishing side is done correctly. What weight for the paper- 180 or 190gms? And the cover ? Is 250gms, too light? Matt or silk finish; white… Read More The wonderful world of ISBNs
The Calne Harris’s bronze pig sculpture was returned to its rightful home today – 10 November. Hundrerds of people gathered in Phelps Parade to watch the unveiling by Mayor Cllr Tony Trotman and see the pigs emerge from under a white sheet. The pigs were lost to view as children rushed forward to clamber all… Read More Back Home
We are waiting for the re-installation of the Calne bronze pigs sculpture by Richard Cowdy which was stolen on Sunday evening, 10 October by a gang from Swindon; and through the power of social media was recovered and returned. After some repairs to the damaged base, the pigs will be welcomed home to Phelps Parade… Read More What are we waiting for?