We want to say thank you to all the people who have made Beyond the Border 2016 possible including:
Firstly, thank you to everyone who bought tickets and attended the festival. Without an audience there is no Beyond The Border!
A big thank you to all our funders and sponsors:
Wessex Nissan for providing us with electric cars to help get about our programme of storytelling performances in schools and with journeys here at the festival itself.
Welsh Government, Arts Council of Wales, Vale of Glamorgan Council, National Lottery, Foyle Foundation, Chapter, University of Wales, The Oakdale Trust, Time & Tide Taletellers, The History Press, Adverse Camber Productions, Literature Wales – Roald Dahl 100 Fund, Arts & Business Wales, Campaign For Real Ale.
Atlantic College & St Donats Arts Centre:
Karen Davies, Keith Davies, Ali Taylor, John Stirling, and all the Estates team, the technical team, cleaners, bar and café staff.
Beyond the Border Storytelling Festival Ltd:
David Ambrose, Becka Rickard, Amy Morgan, Valerie Hayes, Chris Wicks, Will Ambrose, John Radford, Monique Post, Tricia Hudson, Debbie Leigh, Rose Widlake, Fiona Collins, Wendy Dacre, Francis Maxey, Anna Thomas, Megan Ambrose, Claire Bottomley, Sue Torres, Gareth Bassett, David Eveleigh (Goffee), Steve Fletcher, Elizabeth Garner, Sarah Moody, Ruth Wakefield and our Board (Eirwen Malin, Geoff Barber, Carl Gough, Karen Lewis, Emily Underwood-Lee, Angharad Wynne), our site decor team, all our pre-event volunteers, our site crew and technicians, our stewards and artist liaison team and everyone else who has helped make this an outstanding event.
Vale Life magazine for producing the printed programme.
Shree Kutchi Leva Patel Samaj, Cardiff for its support with Indian decorations.
and the Friends of Beyond the Border:
Janice Andrews Lindagail Campbell Fiona Collins Antonino Curatola Megan Davis Janet Dewes Fiona Eadie Joy Everley Richard Farrer Ed Fisher Leo & Klara Fuhren Steve Garrett Andy Johnson Steve Killick Kristine & Phil Krozek Marion Leeper Richard McMellon Phil Okwedy Katrina Patterson Kris Pohl Paul Seligman Fiona Smith Helen Wales Christine Willison Jessica Wilson