This Christmas we toured 3 productions to approximately 16,000 people! We performed 73 times, had five vehicles on the road and travelled more than 6,000 miles. (In nautical miles that would get us from Dudley to Tokyo!)
One of the nation’s well-known brands, Bisto, carried out some research and found that 35% of British people don’t feel their neighbourhood has a good community spirit, and 50% don’t know the names of their neighbours. But, despite the findings, 43% want their neighbourhood to have a stronger community spirit. The Bisto Together Project has an aim to encourage the nation to open their doors, to help trust grow and communities flourish.
"I've learnt a lot about hospitality from hosts, and it's always so exciting to hear what's going on in a different community." - Esther, intern actor
We firmly believe that all we do at Saltmine is only possible through faithful and persistent prayer.
This year we had seven runners taking part in the London Marathon, raising money for our theatre in education work around the UK. They did an amazing job, and all managed to run the course and cross the finish line in around five hours.