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July 20, 2021

Thousands of elephant-seekers have flocked to take on the Worcester’s Big Parade sculpture trail in its first week.   Visitors from all over the UK have spotted the brightly coloured elephants on the open-air trail through the ....
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A pink, patterned elephant sculpture stands in a green garden with a bed of colourful flowers behind it. In the background is St Andrew's Spire in Worcester.

July 13, 2021

A much-awaited public art trail featuring a rainbow herd of elephant sculptures has been launched in Worcester. Worcester’s Big Parade began on Tuesday, July 13 and will finish on Sunday, September 5. A Wild in Art event, the eight-....
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July 12, 2021

Visitors taking part in this summer’s elephant art trail around Worcester will be able to track their route and learn more about the city via a new app.   The Worcester’s Big Parade app, sponsored by local law firm Harrison C....
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July 08, 2021

Organisers behind a summer-long elephant sculpture trail due to open on Monday 12 July have announced its herd will now be revealed on Tuesday 13 July, following advice from police and local authorities.   The news comes as Worce....
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July 06, 2021

The charity behind a historic Worcester landmark has joined forces with a local social landlord to support this summer’s elephant-themed art trail.   The Hopmarket Charity, which manages the centuries-old Hopmarket in the Foreg....
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July 05, 2021

Final preparations are underway for an eight-week sculpture trail – set to see a herd of multicoloured elephants march their way into Worcester.   There are just days to go before Worcester’s Big Parade – a Wild in Art even....
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July 02, 2021

A global manufacturing company based in Worcester is the latest to back this summer’s elephant parade in the city.   Southco Manufacturing Ltd has signed-up to sponsor a sculpture for Worcester’s Big Parade art trail – whic....
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July 01, 2021

Organisers of the city’s summer elephant trail are thanking county knitters and stitchers for making a BIG difference for local hospice care.   Worcester’s Big Parade, a Wild in Art event being brought to the city by St Richa....
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June 22, 2021

A global machine tool manufacturer, which has made Worcester home to its European manufacturing plant, is the latest local employer to sign-up to support a city arts festival this summer.   Yamazaki Mazak UK Ltd is to sponsor one....
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June 17, 2021

A county event which will see Worcester transformed into a free, fun, art space, featuring elephant-shaped masterpieces, is to challenge visitors’ perceptions about mental health and wellbeing.   Bringing a unique perspective t....
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June 09, 2021

A city primary school taking part in this summer’s elephant art trail around Worcester has raised a mammoth sum for the charity hosting the event. Children from Tudor Grange Primary Academy Perdiswell have completed 13,000 laps of thei....
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May 26, 2021

A Midlands-based wall and floor tile supplier is to help create a one-off work of art which will form part of this summer’s elephant parade through Worcester.   Tile Choice, which has a store on Sherriff Street in the city, is ....
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