May, 2012

Close the Coalhouse Door at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

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Songs, guitars, a ventriloquist's dummy and headphones make light work of this musical based on the history of the miners. Northern Stage and Live Theatre have collaborated to produce this remarkable musical based on a potted history of the miners. Written...

Surrey Open Studios 2012

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Excitement mounts as artists across Surrey prepare their work for this year's Open Studios I love the build up to the Open Studios. In sheds, halls, bedrooms, and even the odd studio across Surrey, artsists and craftsmen are hard at work putting their...

David Bellamy welcomes bugs at RHS Wisley

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Professor David Bellamy visited Wisley last week to open the new research facility. His enthusiasm for all things bug like is infectious and he said he wished he were a student again. I first met David Bellamy about 25 years ago when he appeared in an...

National Trust targets youth through art

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National Trust property Ham House has launched a contemporary art exhibition in its 17th century gardens with the aim of attracting younger visitors Covering the arts is nearly always uplifting and thus it was a pleasure to attend the press night at Ham...