40…50…80… Anniversaries Galore

In one week I was assigned to cover a 40th, 50th and 80th anniversaries which saw me hopping on a steam train, donning ’60s dress and taking a nostalgic trip down memory lane. The 40th was the anniversary of Rossendale Talking Newspaper Association, an audible...

Steam train ride evokes passionate memories

When I was asked to capture with words and pictures the experience enjoyed by people living with dementia on board a memory steam train it was an honour. You could see the joy in their faces as the train ride took them back to happy times in their lives. They chatted,...

‘You have made a difference to our child’s life’

I just wanted to say thanks for everything you have done to support Harris this week. He has always struggled reading, we have had him tested for Dyslexia recently but either way, if it comes back that he is or isn’t, we know he massively struggles, it has...

‘What an amazing experience’

Catherine has been working with my daughter and others for the school newspaper for the last 3 years and what an amazing experience they have had under her tutelage. Catherine manages to balance her incredible talent for all types of media with a wonderful educational...

Four months in and more national success

I’m late… I’m late… well just like the White Rabbit is Lewis Carroll’s bizarre tale ‘Alice in Wonderland’ this post too is very late. I made myself a promise when I invested in my new website and oops I have already broken it....

Telling Millie’s story again

When I was told that Millie O’Shea had been diagnosed with cancer again I was devastated. I was the news editor of the Rossendale Free Press when I first learnt about Millie, she was only three then and had been diagnosed with a Wilm’s Tumour and I met the...

‘She captures exactly what you want to say’

I have asked Catherine to write me a few stories over the years when I had my accountancy practice and recently my husband’s book Anarquista, every story she has written has found its way into a number of newspapers. It always amazes me, she comes to meet you asks a...

‘Made me feel at ease’

THANK YOU for the write up Catherine, you did me proud, you made me feel at ease, you were professional, and yet we had such a relaxed interview, it was indeed a very calming experience which was excellent as we were sat in my well-nes room. You were lovely! A great...

Welcome To My New Look Website

I am delighted to be back! I certainly never went away, but my website went a dormant while this fantastic new one was being created. A huge thank you to Les Dundas Web Design Services for all the work he has put into creating this site. I am pleased that now viewers...

‘We couldn’t do it without you’

Catherine is a highly enthusiastic lady and she has been an enormous support to M3 Project in many ways both personally and professionally. She produces our Newsletters and writes articles and press releases that have been published in the local and regional papers as...

‘Your photos and information are always spot on’

Thank you for the feature and I will be very happy to see people visiting my studio on 7th and 8th October, either to see artwork and or receive information on my specialised classes. Your photos and information are always spot on or ‘paint on’ in my...

Artist Opens Studio

When artist Chris Worswick decided to open up her new Wooden Horse Studio as part of events to celebrate Rossendale Artists Open Studios, she employed CSM to cover the story and take a photograph. Chris suffers with tinnitus and now runs specialist art classes to...