Thegither is a collaboration in isolation between poet Stuart A. Paterson and I as we responded to our respective circumstances on either side of the Scottish/English border.
Glossopdale Community College or Glossop Comprehensive as it was a called when I was a student there had a strong impact on me.
Having heard that the site was to close after the 2017/18 year I set out documenting the closure.
In light of control measures put in place to stem the spread of COVID-19 I’m drawn to reflect on the mechanisms of control and how initial decisions are made.
Reservoir explores control as a wider mechanism though the flooded Longdendale Valley.