jonnie turpie photographs 2022


Ukraine indepence morning at the Hive

Moseley Birmingham. Kyiv and Honey cakes,

ordered from a Ukrainian baker in Coventry

by whole hearted volunteer Alena, were delivered

for all to enjoy. BBC Midlands witnessed

the warmth of the event, but also the underlying

determination to support women and families

across Ukraine. Young women intraditional

hand embridered dresses crafted rings and necklaces,

in the style of iconic Ukrainian jewelry designer,

Anna Senik, while singing.