beaford introducing interview

Meet the playwright behind Hefted which leaps from 1425 to 2075 across North Devon. Hefted is a new play by David Lane, developed in partnership with Beaford and supported using public funding from Arts Council England.

A story in nine scenes, hurtling through 600 years of life in the dynamic landscape of North Devon and beyond into the near future,it was inspired by oral history collection and work with local schools and communities.Here David shares some of the vital research findings that informed this epic new play for
the region...