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Best on show in Bath

The Degree Shows are a wonderful showcase for the talent, skills and creativity of each graduating student, who have worked hard to evolve and to realise their ideas through creative practice. Anita Taylor, executive dean, Bath School of Art and Design It’s a privilege to support young artists by attending their exhibitions and buying their… Read More Best on show in Bath

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Thank you, Mister Postman

An evening with Alan Johnson, The Wharf Theatre Devizes Two things I have in common with Alan Johnson: saving pocket money to buy my first guitar which came with a copy of Bert Wheedon’s Play in a Day; and working for the Royal Mail – in the capacity of a casual worker at Christmas. Not… Read More Thank you, Mister Postman

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Leaving a mark

This is a continutation of Record time blog – how we record and preserve our lives, occupations and achievements. I was having a clear out of files and I came across a folder with some images I had mislaid, as  they had not been labelled correctly. Market Lavington, Melksham and Warminster feature this time. A… Read More Leaving a mark

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Happy Birthday, Sir Ian

McKellen on stage  80th birthday tour With Tolkien, Shakespeare, Others and You Twenty-eight down, fifty-one to go In an interview last year about his one-man show tour of 80 venues to celebrate his 80th birthday year, Sir Ian McKellen said, ‘This is not a farewell tour – I’m saying hello again.’ And it was wonderful for… Read More Happy Birthday, Sir Ian