Monthly Archives: March 2017

Goodbye Zante – Hello Zadar

As Article 50 was triggered this week, London Southend Airport conducted a UK-wide survey into travellers’ summer holiday plans. That survey reveals a third of British holidaymakers are now likely to travel outside Euro destinations this summer due to Brexit, Read More →

The Munnings Art Museum

Take me to the river

The Munnings Art Museum’s dazzling new exhibition explores the little known landscapes of the renowned equestrian artist Read More →

Victorian Women’s Library re-imagined for today at Compton Verney

On 28 June 2017, Compton Verney in Warwickshire unlocks the mysteries of a remarkable set of library shelves in a small room of their own. Representing a groundbreaking collaboration between Compton Verney Art Gallery and Park and Oxford University’s Research Centre for the Humanities, Unsilencing the Library is a detective story, an installation, and a celebration of what reading can do. Read More →

Art Happens campaign launched to bring Paula Rego to Hastings

Exhibition of new work planned for Jerwood Gallery this autumn Read More →

Zapraszamy / Welcome!

Meet the Neighbours: Celebrating Community as Harlow Celebrates its 70th birthday Read More →

A rare glimpse into the life, work and talent of Jean Cooke

Paintings, photographs and personal items provide the basis of an intimate look at the life and work of one of Modern British art’s finest – but all too often overlooked – exponents, Jean Cooke RA. Read More →

Southend gears up for Festival of Wheels

Thousands of people are expected to roll into Southend on 23 April 2017 as the town celebrates all forms of arguably, man’s greatest invention – the wheel! Read More →

Hugely popular Park Life! is back for 2017 at Compton Verney

The much loved Compton Verney family event returns this summer, bringing the best of entertainment for toddlers to grannies, a wealth of top quality British folk music and a very special celebration of the English countryside Read More →

Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition winner announced

Kenneth Broberg has been named the 13th winner of the Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition. The 23-year-old American receives £10,000 and the opportunity to perform with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Read More →