Drum Trek

May 30, 2015   //   by Iris Rogan   //   Latest News  //  No Comments
Drum Trek – a rhythmical odysseyDrum trek arrives at Chances Park on 8 July 2015
John o’Groats to Land’s End26 Drum circles… in 26 days! In July 2015 Paul John Dear set off from John O’Groats in Scotland with a van full of drums. Over 26 days he  facilitated 26 community drum circles and will arrive in Land’s End at the finish of his Rhythmical Odyssey: Drum TrekPaul used this journey to connect with the UK drum community and beyond with a desire to raise funds for the support of Tinto Music and Arts ( The Creative Arts wing of Wiston Lodge) and Stainsby Festival. The Drum Trek visited:
  • Findhorn
  • Aberdeen
  • Edinburgh
  • Glasgow
  • Wiston
  • Carlisle <—- on 8 July 2015
  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Wakefield
  • Hull
  • Leeds
  • Hebden Bridge
  • Preston
  • Liverpool
  • Manchester
  • Sheffield
  • Stainsby (2 days)
  • Nottingham
  • Birmingham
  • Newtown
  • Swansea
  • Cardiff
  • Bristol
  • London
  • Brighton
  • and finally… Land’s End! 
Wiston Lodge is a residential centre that specialises in Personal, Social and Emotional Development (PSED), particularly relating to young people and at-risk adults.

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