David Hurn's Photographic Project

A renowned Magnum photographer records Tintern village life.

World-renowned photographer David Hurn, a member of the top-flight Magnum international photographic cooperative and who lives in Tintern, has recorded much of what happens in the village over a period of several years. He is very happy to be invited to any village event or to upcoming baptisms and weddings (although of course not as the 'official' photographer).

David has recorded his reflections on many village events, including those shown below.

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David Hurn
Jubilee Celebrations 2012
Halloween Night 2012
Torchlight Procession at the Abbey December 2012
Young Children’s Christmas Party 2012
Children’s Christingle Service 2012
Over 60s’ Christmas Lunch 2012
Tintern Ladies Literary Circle zip wire event March 2013
Tintern Film Night March 2013
Village Produce Association Flower Arranging Demonstration April 2013
“Bracken bashing” in St Mary’s Churchyard May 2013
Duck Race May 2013
Dog Show June 2013
Tintern Summer Fete July 2013
Christening at St Michael’s July 2013
Folk Festival July 2013
Village Produce Show August 2013
Sung Vespers in Tintern Abbey September 2013
Victorian Day at The Old Station September 2013
Toy Service at St Michael’s December 2013
Abbey Torchlight Carols December 2013
Christingle Service
Children's Christmas Party
Seniors' Christmas Lunch
Christmas Lunch with Friends
Brigade Band Weekend
River Wye Festival
John Allen funeral
School Reunion
Brigade Acivity Weekend
New Historians meeting
Nora's 10th
Summer Fete 2014
Dog Show
Folk on the Lawn
Sacred Sight & Sound Festival St Michael's
Sacred Sight and Sound Festival July 2014
Golden Wedding July 2014
Sung Vespers Nov 2014
Theo Klinkert's baptism, November 2014
…and some older photographs from the 1970s