Monthly Archives: May 2016

Tripping the light fantastic in Sussex

iy_Project: The nature of light and sound comes to Hastings Read More →

The most beautiful castle in Essex

Hedingham hosts a magical evening of classical music from one of Italy’s most celebrated ensembles Read More →

Charity bonanza continues thanks to big-hearted Adventure Island

Southend-on-Sea fun park gives away £56,000 worth of free fun to kids causes Read More →

Vigo Gallery

Hedingham Castle

The lickswishy language of the world’s number one storyteller, Roald Dahl, captured in a dictionary for the very first time by Oxford University Press

Oxford University Press are publishing the first ever Roald Dahl dictionary as part of the celebrations for Roald Dahl 100, marking the centenary of the birth of the world’s number one storyteller. Read More →

‘Refugee’ revealed as Children’s Word of the Year by Oxford University Press for Radio 2’s 500 WORDS writing competition

Refugees, Tim Peake, Star Wars, Shakespeare, and social media are just some of the events, people, and subjects that influence British children’s creativity and use of language, says a report published today by Oxford University Press (OUP). Read More →

Adventure Island announces first 8 lucky charities to receive their share of £40k

Good causes from Basildon, Benfleet, Brentwood, Canvey and Southend chosen Read More →

Snack’s Amore

£184,000 development will expand successful restaurant at Adventure Island Read More →

Funny Looks

Faces of BBC Comedy photographic exhibition at Compton Verney celebrates Britain’s comedy greats Read More →