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NEWS FLASH! 

We are proud to announce the BIG LOTTERY Awards For All have awarded Pegleg Productions a grant for THE FITTING ROOM, a film project created in collaboration with the Fitting Room Friends, a group of women from the Prosthetics Rehabilitation Centre at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore, London. The group will work with artist filmmaker Nicola Lane to share their everyday experiences of prosthetics, including the lifelong process of working with prosthetists in the Fitting Room to repair and replace their prosthetic limbs.


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For more information about THE FITTING ROOM see Pegleg Productions blog.                                                                                              

February 2013: NEWS FLASH!

THE FITTING ROOM film project is proud to be shortlisted for the Big Lottery 'Communities in Focus' photo competition, with the two images selected representing important aspects of our lives as amputee women. To see the shortlisted images click on this link:

http://www.biglotteryfund.org.uk/community/communities-in-focus

 

MAY 5th 2014: NEWS FLASH!

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Pegleg Productions is proud to announce the premiere public screening of THE FITTING ROOM film on Thursday June 5th 2014. The screening will take place in  the Henry Wellcome Auditorium at the Wellcome Collection, and the audience will have the opportunity to explore their galleries, which includes a superb collection of prosthetics.

This event has been made possible through the generous support of The Liebreich Foundation and the Douglas Bader Foundation. More details about the programme and booking for the event will follow soon.

Pegleg Productions would also like to thank the Wellcome Trust for their help in facilitating this event.

NEWS FLASH! September 8th 2014

We are thrilled to announce that we have been invited to screen THE FITTING ROOM film at the British Society of Rehabilitation Medicine (BSRM) 2014 annual meeting in Bristol on October 15th. 

This is a great opportunity to share the film's insights into the Fitting Room Friends' personal experience of prosthetics with an audience of amputee rehabilitation doctors from all over the UK.

And another announcement: Pegleg Productions now has over 27,000 hits! Thanks to all our visitors!

To read about the BSRM, click on the link below:

BSRM

November 2014:

The Fitting Room Friends are proud to be featured in STEP FORWARD's summer edition. Check it out here:

http://www.tenalpsebooks.com/summer2014/index.html

 

2015 NEWS FLASH!

Pegleg Productions is proud to announce that THE FITTING ROOM project was nominated for the National Lottery Awards 2015!

"Thank you for the wonderful work that your project does to change lives and improve communities, from everyone at the National Lottery."

www.lotterygoodcauses.org.uk/awards

A big thank you from the Fitting Room Friends!

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We began with 2 women and now the group has 34 members. Check out our Fitting Room Friend Sandra, featured in this BBC feature:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-33091379?post_id=712611992198570_712611988865237#_=_

Pegleg Productions is looking forward to future developments...watch this space!

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