Jenn Mattinson is a freelance Creative Practitioner, specialising in oral history, work related to sound and media, theatre and reminiscence activities. She is passionate about working creatively in local communities, with people of all ages and in an intergenerational context. Jenn is currently working with Morecambe Bay Partnership to facilitate and deliver a four year oral history project centred on the inshore fishing communities across Morecambe Bay. She is also leading a series of creative arts sessions for older people in West Cumbria and for people living with dementia at Theatre by the Lake in Keswick. In preparation for the FON Festival, and in collaboration with Sound Artist Mark Vernon, Jenn has also been working with Octopus Collective to produce a piece called ‘Circular Thinking’. In her spare time she likes to bake cakes and then run them off in the Cumbrian fells.