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The Economic Times
How contemporary designers are bringing back to life hand-woven fabrics like Paithani and MashruEndorsed by celebrities and improvised by the best designers, weavers from acro
How contemporary designers are bringing back to life hand-woven fabrics like Paithani and Mashru
The Economic Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Endorsed by celebrities and improvised by the best designers, weavers from across the country are using their intrinsic wefts and warps to bring a few textiles out of closed closets in Bengal, Rajasthan, Aurangabad and elsewhere. While the likes of... Read more
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The Age
More than a passing trade, the new Murray Art Museum Albury is transforming a city's cultureMurray Art Musem Albury director Jacqui Hemsley with contemporary works in the
More than a passing trade, the new Murray Art Museum Albury is transforming a city's culture
The Age / Posted yesterday
Murray Art Musem Albury director Jacqui Hemsley with contemporary works in the new gallery. Photo: Elenor Tedenborg Murray Art Museum Albury director Jacqui Hemsley knew she had to think outside of the box to attract locals and tourists to the... Read more
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Londonist
Museum Of London Seeks Architect For New Smithfield SiteSmithfield General Market will house part of the new museum. Photo © Museum of
Museum Of London Seeks Architect For New Smithfield Site
Londonist / Posted 2 days ago
Smithfield General Market will house part of the new museum. Photo © Museum of London The Museum of London is launching a competition to find the architect that will design its new museum buildings in Smithfield. Malcolm Reading Consultants — a... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Style Wise: It's not the shoe, it's the foot in itHe is also an award-winning graphic designer whose work is represented in the c
Style Wise: It's not the shoe, it's the foot in it
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
He is also an award-winning graphic designer whose work is represented in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, Biblioteque Nationale de France and the Victoria & Albert Museum. Best wrinkle cure Learn to live with them. Woolies "old fart"... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Mystery oak carving of King John bought on Ebay to sell for £30,000Thought to depict King John, the panel bears a striking similarity to a panel i
Mystery oak carving of King John bought on Ebay to sell for £30,000
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Thought to depict King John, the panel bears a striking similarity to a panel in the Victoria and Albert Museum and one in the Museum of London. Each depicts a regal central figure surrounded by the same scrolls and decoration. It is thought the... Read more
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This is West Country
Half term fun at the Museum of Somerset in TauntonTHERE'S plenty on offer at the Museum of Somerset, Taunton, this half term for
Half term fun at the Museum of Somerset in Taunton
This is West Country / Posted 4 days ago
THERE'S plenty on offer at the Museum of Somerset, Taunton, this half term for parents and children. On Sunday (February 14), inspired by the 12th Century Taunton Castle, the museum is holding Castle Day. There will be activities, re-enactments,... Read more
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guardian-series
Elephant and tortoise sculpture commemorating old factory unveiledAround 250 people attended the unveiling of a new art installation commemoratin
Elephant and tortoise sculpture commemorating old factory unveiled
guardian-series / Posted 4 days ago
Around 250 people attended the unveiling of a new art installation commemorating an old factory which made substitute ivory and tortoiseshell. The Elephant and the Tortoise, a unique two-metre tall sculpture, was opened in a ceremony on Saturday... Read more
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iol.co.za
Does it matter who invented the mini?Ownership, authorship, originality - they're hotly contested subjects in fashio
Does it matter who invented the mini?
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Ownership, authorship, originality - they're hotly contested subjects in fashion, because they're so difficult to argue about. What came from where? Who did it best? And, perhaps most importantly of all, who did it first? “I wanted always to be... Read more
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Evening Standard
We may vote to leave the EU but we will always be EuropeansThe remarkable thing about contemporary politics is that all its choices are bi
We may vote to leave the EU but we will always be Europeans
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
The remarkable thing about contemporary politics is that all its choices are binary. Everywhere you look, complex and detailed issues deserving nuanced, careful discussion are being reduced to a choice of two. The US is approaching the business end... Read more
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Denver Post
Book review: "Margaret Thatcher: At Her Zenith," by Charles MooreOn Dec. 15, after the Victoria and Albert Museum refused to accept the collecti
Book review: "Margaret Thatcher: At Her Zenith," by Charles Moore
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
On Dec. 15, after the Victoria and Albert Museum refused to accept the collection for its fashion archives, Margaret Thatcher's clothes and memorabilia were auctioned by Christie's. While the left-wing British press mocked the auction as a garage... Read more
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News.com.au
Kate Moss’s marriage ‘over’It’s over ... Jamie Hince and Kate Moss at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum in
Kate Moss’s marriage ‘over’
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
It’s over ... Jamie Hince and Kate Moss at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum in March this year. Picture: Anthony Harvey NEW reports state that the marriage between supermodel Kate Moss and rocker Jamie Hince has “gone past the point of no... Read more
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Herald Sun
Kate Moss’s marriage ‘over’It’s over ... Jamie Hince and Kate Moss at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum in
Kate Moss’s marriage ‘over’
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
It’s over ... Jamie Hince and Kate Moss at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum in March this year. Picture: Anthony Harvey NEW reports state that the marriage between supermodel Kate Moss and rocker Jamie Hince has “gone past the point of no... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Kate Moss’s marriage ‘over’It’s over ... Jamie Hince and Kate Moss at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum in
Kate Moss’s marriage ‘over’
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
It’s over ... Jamie Hince and Kate Moss at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum in March this year. Picture: Anthony Harvey NEW reports state that the marriage between supermodel Kate Moss and rocker Jamie Hince has “gone past the point of no... Read more
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The Morning Call
Michener museum presents works by quilting 'rock star' Kaffe FassettTo say Kaffe (rhymes with safe) Fassett's name is well-known among designers ar
Michener museum presents works by quilting 'rock star' Kaffe Fassett
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
To say Kaffe (rhymes with safe) Fassett's name is well-known among designers around the world is an understatement. Since the 1960s, Fassett's use of bold color, geometric abstraction and pattern art has had a profound impact on the fashion and... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Saving Daniel RhodesIt's attached high up on a wall, with no lights or fanfare, yet is has extraord
Saving Daniel Rhodes
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 6 days ago
It's attached high up on a wall, with no lights or fanfare, yet is has extraordinary stories to tell for those who look for them. In fact, a version of this painting is located in the Library of Congress - Lot 3135. to be specific. The painting,... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Bradford: ‘Closure by stealth’ fear at National Media MuseumBradford South MP Judith Cummins fears the future of the city’s National Media
Bradford: ‘Closure by stealth’ fear at National Media Museum
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 6 days ago
Bradford South MP Judith Cummins fears the future of the city’s National Media Museum is under threat. Some 400,000 photographs are being moved to London’s Victoria and Albert Museum and Bradford’s International Film Festival has been scrapped. The... Read more
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DW
Books | DW.COMNewly discovered Beatrix Potter story to be published 100 years later An unpub
Books | DW.COM
DW / Posted 8 days ago
Newly discovered Beatrix Potter story to be published 100 years later An unpublished story, written more than a century ago by British children's author Beatrix Potter, has been found at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. "The Tale of... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Sight meets sound in new exhibitComing of age at the center of the New York School — a group of American poets,
Sight meets sound in new exhibit
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 9 days ago
Coming of age at the center of the New York School — a group of American poets, painters, dancers and musicians active through the 1950-‘60s — with its eclectic cultural influences and interdisciplinary experimentation, Weil studied under artist and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
February half-term: 10 amazing days out for less than £5Price: admission and activity are free Opening times: 10-6 daily; collage activ
February half-term: 10 amazing days out for less than £5
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Price: admission and activity are free Opening times: 10-6 daily; collage activity daily from 2-4pm during half-term (iwm.org.uk) 2. The Victoria and Albert Museum, London Half-term is a great time to try the museum's diverse back-pack offerings... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rediscovered book catnip for Potter’s fansLondon - Do your kids miss Peter Rabbit? Or would they like to know that he gre
Rediscovered book catnip for Potter’s fans
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
London - Do your kids miss Peter Rabbit? Or would they like to know that he grew up into a chubby, big black cat who leads a double life? No problem. A lost story by famed British children’s author Beatrix Potter – The Tale of Kitty-in-Boots – has... Read more
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The Columbian
New Beatrix Potter book announcedReady for the brand-new, 100-year-old tale by Peter Rabbit creator Beatrix Pott
New Beatrix Potter book announced
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
Ready for the brand-new, 100-year-old tale by Peter Rabbit creator Beatrix Potter? It’s on its way. Two years ago Jo Hanks, publisher at Penguin Random House Children’s in the U.K., came upon a reference to a mysterious Potter manuscript featuring... Read more
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International Business Times
LGBT history month 2016: Events, festivals, film screenings and performances around the UK Taking place in February, LGBT history month is your chance to take advantage o
LGBT history month 2016: Events, festivals, film screenings and performances around the UK
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
Taking place in February, LGBT history month is your chance to take advantage of a variety of cultural and arts to find out more about the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender movements. LGBT history at the V&A. Head to the Victoria and Albert... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
David Bowie matches Elvis with album chart dominance David Bowie, circa 1974David Bowie and Tina Turner perform on stage at the NE
David Bowie matches Elvis with album chart dominance
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
David Bowie, circa 1974David Bowie and Tina Turner perform on stage at the NEC Birmingham. (Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images)...ELou Reed (L) and David Bowie (R) attend the opening of Lou Reed NY... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
David Bowie matches Elvis with album chart dominance The late David Bowie has dominated this week's album chart David Bowie has m
David Bowie matches Elvis with album chart dominance
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
The late David Bowie has dominated this week's album chart David Bowie has matched Elvis Presley's dazzling chart record with 12 albums in the top 40. The late singer's most recent release... Read more
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Quartz
A long-lost book by Beatrix Potter is a bestseller nine months before its releaseBeatrix Potter's long-lost 'Tale of Kitty-In-Boots' is a bestseller 9 months be
A long-lost book by Beatrix Potter is a bestseller nine months before its release
Quartz / Posted 16 days ago
Beatrix Potter's long-lost 'Tale of Kitty-In-Boots' is a bestseller 9 months before its release - Quartz POTTER MORE Kitty-in-Boots as originally drawn by Beatrix... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
'Lost' Beatrix Potter tale to be published for first time after 100 yearsA ‘LOST’ story by Lake District children’s author Beatrix Potter will be publis
'Lost' Beatrix Potter tale to be published for first time after 100 years
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
A ‘LOST’ story by Lake District children’s author Beatrix Potter will be published for the first time in September, more than 100 years after it was written. The book, called ‘The Tale of Kitty-in-Boots’, will finally be seen by readers after being... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Lost Beatrix Potter children’s story uncovered a century on Published: 27 January 2016 6:44 AM The 1904 edition of 'The Tales of Beatrix
Lost Beatrix Potter children’s story uncovered a century on
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 17 days ago
Published: 27 January 2016 6:44 AM The 1904 edition of 'The Tales of Beatrix Potter'. Random House has found another story written more than 100 years ago, 'The Tale of Kitty-In-Boots'. –... Read more
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WA Today
Kitty-in-Boots: New Beatrix Potter story starring Peter Rabbit foundA story by much-loved children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a cen
Kitty-in-Boots: New Beatrix Potter story starring Peter Rabbit found
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
A story by much-loved children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a century ago, is to be published for the first time after the rediscovery of the tale which features some of her best-known characters, including Peter Rabbit. The Tale of... Read more
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The Age
Kitty-in-Boots: New Beatrix Potter story starring Peter Rabbit foundA story by much-loved children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a cen
Kitty-in-Boots: New Beatrix Potter story starring Peter Rabbit found
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
A story by much-loved children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a century ago, is to be published for the first time after the rediscovery of the tale which features some of her best-known characters, including Peter Rabbit. The Tale of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Kitty-in-Boots: New Beatrix Potter story starring Peter Rabbit foundA story by much-loved children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a cen
Kitty-in-Boots: New Beatrix Potter story starring Peter Rabbit found
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
A story by much-loved children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a century ago, is to be published for the first time after the rediscovery of the tale which features some of her best-known characters, including Peter Rabbit. The Tale of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Kitty-in-Boots: New Beatrix Potter story starring Peter Rabbit foundA story by much-loved children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a cen
Kitty-in-Boots: New Beatrix Potter story starring Peter Rabbit found
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
A story by much-loved children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a century ago, is to be published for the first time after the rediscovery of the tale which features some of her best-known characters, including Peter Rabbit. The Tale of... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Long-lost Beatrix Potter tale, 'Kitty-in-Boots,' rediscoveredLONDON (CNN) -- A "new" Beatrix Potter story found in a museum more than 100 ye
Long-lost Beatrix Potter tale, 'Kitty-in-Boots,' rediscovered
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 18 days ago
LONDON (CNN) -- A "new" Beatrix Potter story found in a museum more than 100 years after it was written is to be published for the first time, with a cameo by Peter Rabbit. "The Tale of Kitty-in-Boots," featuring the exploits of "a well-behaved... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
New Beatrix Potter story found after 100 years"The Tale of Kitty-in-Boots", penned by Potter in 1914, was found by publisher
New Beatrix Potter story found after 100 years
Otago Daily Times / Posted 18 days ago
"The Tale of Kitty-in-Boots", penned by Potter in 1914, was found by publisher Jo Hanks after she came across an out-of-print biography of the author from the 1970s which referred to the story in a letter Potter had sent to her then-publisher and an... Read more
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Rappler
Lost Beatrix Potter children's story uncovered a century onNEW STORY. A Penguin Random House publisher finds a short story by Beatrix Pott
Lost Beatrix Potter children's story uncovered a century on
Rappler / Posted 18 days ago
NEW STORY. A Penguin Random House publisher finds a short story by Beatrix Potter titled 'The Tale of Kitty-In-Boots.' File photo shows a watercolour illustration of a rabbit by English children's author Beatrix Potter, well-known for Peter Rabbit.... Read more
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Weekly Times
Kitty-in-Boots: new Potter story found A story by children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a century ago,
Kitty-in-Boots: new Potter story found
Weekly Times / Posted 18 days ago
A story by children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a century ago, is to be published for the first time after the rediscovery of the tale which features some of her best-known characters such as... Read more
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News.com.au
Kitty-in-Boots: new Potter story found A story by children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a century ago,
Kitty-in-Boots: new Potter story found
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
A story by children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a century ago, is to be published for the first time after the rediscovery of the tale which features some of her best-known characters such as... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kitty-in-Boots: New Beatrix Potter story found after 100 yearsLONDON: A story by children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a centur
Kitty-in-Boots: New Beatrix Potter story found after 100 years
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
LONDON: A story by children's author Beatrix Potter, written more than a century ago, is to be published for the first time after the rediscovery of the tale which features some of her best-known characters such as Peter Rabbit. "The Tale of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Lost Beatrix Potter children's story uncovered a century onLONDON - A newly discovered story written more than a century ago by the cheris
Lost Beatrix Potter children's story uncovered a century on
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
LONDON - A newly discovered story written more than a century ago by the cherished British children's author Beatrix Potter will be published in September, Penguin Random House announced Tuesday. A 1904 edition of 'The Tales of Beatrix Potter'... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Lost Beatrix Potter children's story discovered a century onLost Beatrix Potter children's story discovered one century later Photo: Beatr
Lost Beatrix Potter children's story discovered a century on
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 days ago
Lost Beatrix Potter children's story discovered one century later Photo: Beatrix Potter is best known for "The Tale of Peter Rabbit", which has sold 45 million copies and been translated into 36 languages (The National Trust UK) A newly discovered... Read more
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Business Standard India
WEF at Davos: Where celebs don activist robesLeonardo DiCaprio will be at the World Economic Forum (WEF) for his efforts in
WEF at Davos: Where celebs don activist robes
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
Leonardo DiCaprio will be at the World Economic Forum (WEF) for his efforts in combating climate crisisLeonardo DiCaprio will be at the World Economic Forum (WEF) for his efforts in combating climate... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Petition to stop Kanye West recording Bowie tribute album passes 10,000: See the best Bowie petitions | Irish Examiner Wednesday, January 20, 2016...
Petition to stop Kanye West recording Bowie tribute album passes 10,000: See the best Bowie petitions
Irish Examiner / Posted 24 days ago
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Petition to stop Kanye West recording Bowie tribute album passes 10,000: See the best Bowie petitionsOver 10,000 people have signed a petition calling on Kanye West not to record a
Petition to stop Kanye West recording Bowie tribute album passes 10,000: See the best Bowie petitions
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 24 days ago
Over 10,000 people have signed a petition calling on Kanye West not to record a David Bowie tribute album. The petition is based upon the rumour – so far completely unsubstantiated – that Kanye is busy laying down his versions of hits such as Rebel... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Petition to stop Kanye West recording Bowie tribute album passes 10,000: See the best Bowie petitionsOver 10,000 people have signed a petition calling on Kanye West not to record a
Petition to stop Kanye West recording Bowie tribute album passes 10,000: See the best Bowie petitions
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
Over 10,000 people have signed a petition calling on Kanye West not to record a David Bowie tribute album. The petition is based upon the rumour – so far completely unsubstantiated – that Kanye is busy laying down his versions of hits such as Rebel... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Petition to stop Kanye West recording Bowie tribute album passes 10,000: See the best Bowie petitionsOver 10,000 people have signed a petition calling on Kanye West not to record a
Petition to stop Kanye West recording Bowie tribute album passes 10,000: See the best Bowie petitions
Kingston Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
Over 10,000 people have signed a petition calling on Kanye West not to record a David Bowie tribute album. The petition is based upon the rumour – so far completely unsubstantiated – that Kanye is busy laying down his versions of hits such as Rebel... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Feature: Our dreaming spires immortalised in precious metals at Ashmolean exhibitionA COLLECTION of intricate Oxford-inspired architecture etched from gold and sil
Feature: Our dreaming spires immortalised in precious metals at Ashmolean exhibition
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 25 days ago
A COLLECTION of intricate Oxford-inspired architecture etched from gold and silver is on show at the Ashmolean Museum. Architectural silversmith Vicki Ambery-Smith grew up in Oxford and has drawn inspiration from her childhood in the city to create... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Feature: Our dreaming spires immortalised in precious metals at Ashmolean exhibitionA COLLECTION of intricate Oxford-inspired architecture etched from gold and sil
Feature: Our dreaming spires immortalised in precious metals at Ashmolean exhibition
Oxford Mail / Posted 25 days ago
A COLLECTION of intricate Oxford-inspired architecture etched from gold and silver is on show at the Ashmolean Museum. Architectural silversmith Vicki Ambery-Smith grew up in Oxford and has drawn inspiration from her childhood in the city to create... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
David Bowie's son retweets thank you letter from end-of-life care doctor David Bowie, circa 1974David Bowie and Tina Turner perform on stage at the NE
David Bowie's son retweets thank you letter from end-of-life care doctor
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
David Bowie, circa 1974David Bowie and Tina Turner perform on stage at the NEC Birmingham. (Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images)...ELou Reed (L) and David Bowie (R) attend the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Doctor's letter of thanks to Bowie for helping him talk to people about death David Bowie, circa 1974David Bowie and Tina Turner perform on stage at the NE
Doctor's letter of thanks to Bowie for helping him talk to people about death
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
David Bowie, circa 1974David Bowie and Tina Turner perform on stage at the NEC Birmingham. (Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images)...ELou Reed (L) and David Bowie (R) attend... Read more
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This is West Country
Becket Casket coming to Taunton's Somerset Museum - it held Thomas a Becket's relicsA JEWELLED and enamelled casket depicting medieval England’s most infamous murd
Becket Casket coming to Taunton's Somerset Museum - it held Thomas a Becket's relics
This is West Country / Posted 26 days ago
A JEWELLED and enamelled casket depicting medieval England’s most infamous murder is going on display at the Museum of Somerset in Taunton. The Becket Casket, made in about 1180, held relics of St Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury. He was... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Oxford Union to debate the future of controversial Rhodes statueThe future of the statue is even been discussed at the very top of the universi
Oxford Union to debate the future of controversial Rhodes statue
Daily Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
The future of the statue is even been discussed at the very top of the university. Last week, the institution's new vice-chancellor, Louise Richardson, told the Daily Telegraph she thought the statue should stay. Now students at Oxford University... Read more
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