Monthly Archives: December 2016

12 new routes to take off from London Southend Airport

Tickets for Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Italy, Hungary and Spain on sale from this morning Read More →


2017 at The American Museum in Britain

American cultural shockwaves explored in 1920s Jazz Age: Fashion and Photographs; Joyce Petschek: Breaking the Pattern showcases ground-breaking craftsmanship Read More →


Tickets now on sale for Hastings Piano Concerto Competition

A record number of applicants from across the world audition to come and compete in Hastings Read More →


Jerwood Gallery launches its 2017 season

Jerwood Gallery has announced its 2017 season of exhibitions – including the biggest and most ambitious project of brand new art ever undertaken by national treasure Quentin Blake and previously unseen studio wall drawings from Turner Prize Winner Keith Tyson – which are all coming to the award-winning gallery in Hastings which is celebrating its 5th birthday in 2017. Read More →


Mythical monsters, rock ‘n’ roll revelations, crime capers & so much more

Waterstones Book of the Year 2016 winner Sarah Perry, rock star Brix Smith, Radio 4 Woman’s Hour presenter Jenni Murray and the creator of TV smash Grantchester, James Runcie, are just some of the brilliant guests appearing at the 2017 Essex Book Festival. Read More →



Angie Lewin: A Printmaker’s Journey

Acclaimed printmaker Angie Lewin will become a curator in 2017, creating an exhibition for Hampshire Cultural Trust which showcases works which have inspired and influenced her. Read More →


A living installation, the nation’s favourite illustrator, our changing relationship with the countryside and how artists perceive colour

Compton Verney has announced its 2017 exhibitions, bringing artists Alex Hartley and Tom James, a fascinating exploration of how artists play with visual perception and a true national treasure to the award-winning national gallery and park in Warwickshire. Read More →