The Arts Society Richmond
So The Do Cook After All! - Ravilios, Bawden and the Great Bardfield Artists
Speaker: Jo Walton
While Bawden and Ravilious saw active service as War Artists (Ravilious dying in 1942), other artists captured the soon-to-change world of rural England through the Recording Britain project. By the mid-1950s a diverse, innovative but highly creative group had made Bardfield their home - much to the bemusement of the local villagers, who found the ...
This Easter Monday, join us for a whistle-stop journey through the gallery's 300-year history and learn about the architects, artists, residents and royals who form its history -- not to mention the incredible story of the gallery's £3.6 million restoration, told beneath the Octagon Room's breath-taking golden chandelier.
To follow, in a celebration of the bank ...
Bring wildlife back into your garden this spring! Come along to the Environment Trust Plant Sale for Wildlife and Open Day at the Grade II listed Kilmorey Mausoleum in St Margarets on Sunday 26th April.
With a great selection of plants to encourage and sustain local wildlife including annuals, perennials, herbs, grasses, shrubs and many more this year's Plant Sale ...
Two grand properties in Hampshire.
Speaker: Rupert Willoughby
Profile Rupert is a prize-winning historian who specialises in the domestic and social life of the past. He read History at the University of London and is the author of the best-selling Life in Medieval England , of guides to castles owned by English Heritage and Hampshire County Council, and of a series of popular histories of places, ...
This time two country houses in Berkshire.
Speaker: Ian Gledhill
Profile Ian has had a very varied career, from designing underground railways as an engineer for London Transport to appearing in pantomime with Julian Clary. In between he has worked in travel and tourism, music publishing, television, and especially the theatre where he has been an actor, director, set designer, stage manager and opera translator...