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RESEO - the conferenceRead MoreApril 24, 2014

This weekend we are in Helsinki for the RESEO conference on the social aspects of opera and dance.

Wool Week 2014Read MoreApril 24, 2014

The new Wool Week programme for 2014 is ready. Head over to it and book your place!

Boro - Japanese family histories in clothRead MoreApril 23, 2014


A fleeting visit to London on the way to a conference in Helsinki left just enough time for a visit to Somerset House to see an exhibition of indigo dyed pieces.

The world is your... orchestra?Read MoreApril 21, 2014

How about this for a neat idea? Turn the world into a giant orchestra!

A silent re-telling of Snow WhiteRead MoreApril 19, 2014

Have you seen the silent film Blancanieves? It is a truly wonderful piece of film-making and storytelling.

Shopping on the internetRead MoreApril 19, 2014

Over the past few months, we have been buying pictures, fabrics and photographs on the internet. Our buying habits have changed and so has the way we view the world.

Listen to AfricaRead MoreApril 19, 2014

A new monthly radio broadcast from Africaisacountry is online. Perfect for a groovy Sunday morning.

Easter chicksRead MoreApril 18, 2014


A heartwarming story for all our readers. Happy Easter!

Making pictures singRead MoreApril 14, 2014

A partnership between the Dulwich Picture Gallery, English Touring Opera and people with dementia. What could possibly be going on?

Books for the libraryRead MoreApril 14, 2014

Our reference library has grown over the last couple of weeks with a kind donation of useful books and manuals.