10:20am Tuesday 14th October 2014
1:13pm Monday 13th October 2014
PUNK poet John Cooper Clark has played with the Sex Pistols and has seen his work used as GCSE set texts. Now, after collaborations with The Arctic Monkeys and Plan B, as well as numerous festival appearances, 'The Bard of Salford' has shot to the forefront of public consciousness and is taking to the stage at the Anson Rooms this week.
Modern issues are tackled by Clare Bottomley in her new photographic exhibition at Robbins and Roberts gallery, Stroud
10:49am Tuesday 7th October 2014
10:25am Tuesday 7th October 2014
UTEA hosts a special Literature Festival Event in the Chipping Hall, Wotton Under-Edge, as Professor Gareth Williams talks through the history of polio.
10:22am Tuesday 7th October 2014
ON Tuesday, October 14, Under the Edge Arts will be joining forces with Dr Jenner’s House and are delighted to host Wellcome Prize Shortlisted Author Professor Gareth Williams at a special Literature Festival Event in the Chipping Hall, Wotton Under-Edge.
10:13am Tuesday 7th October 2014
2:09pm Tuesday 30th September 2014
10:02am Tuesday 30th September 2014
1:04pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014
11:28am Wednesday 17th September 2014
NATURE in Art is welcoming back the British Wildlife Photography Awards, this time for the 2014 winners and highly commended entries. This is the 5th successive year of the awards and is increasing in popularity each time.
1:38pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014
1:26pm Wednesday 27th August 2014
11:01am Tuesday 26th August 2014
7:50am Friday 8th August 2014
3:30pm Thursday 31st July 2014
9:34am Wednesday 30th July 2014
1:27pm Tuesday 29th July 2014
11:31am Tuesday 29th July 2014
THERE will be a range of fun and exciting events happening at Woodchester Park every week until Friday 29 August from bug hunting, making a home for a wild animal, cooking on a camp fire and snail racing.
11:57am Wednesday 23rd July 2014
7:20am Sunday 20th July 2014
FROM August 2, two floors of The Wilson, Cheltenham’s art gallery and museum, will be taken over by huge dinosaurs from the Cretaceous, Jurassic and Triassic periods. The Meet Rex and Other Dinosaurs exhibition will run until 28 September and is a family-friendly show perfect for budding palaeontologists – and their parents!
1:05pm Friday 18th July 2014
The Consumer Society under a Mosaic Microscope thanks to an exhibition by Cleo Mussi at Stroud's Museum in the Park
9:46pm Wednesday 16th July 2014
10:36am Wednesday 16th July 2014
10:30am Wednesday 16th July 2014
9:38am Tuesday 15th July 2014
JOIN us at Newark Park on Sunday 20 July for a wonderful display of classic cars, including some stunning Austin Seven models. From 11am to 5pm visitors will be able to admire all these classic cars on the lawns around our beautiful, National Trust owned house.
2:21pm Wednesday 9th July 2014
INTEREST in old cars seems to grow without limits and at Castle Combe Circuit, over the weekend of Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 July, there are two days of indulgence for those who like to see classic cars being pushed to their limits.
12:04pm Wednesday 9th July 2014
2014 MasterChef champion Ping Coombes, who hails from Bath, will join Foodies Festival at Bristol Harbourside on Friday, July 11, where she will cook her favourite recipes for festival goers to recreate at home for family and friends.
10:24am Wednesday 23rd April 2014
UNDER the Edge Arts will be holding an exhibition of photographic work by local photographer Rob Wolstenholme ARPS on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 April. Artwork on display will show the wilder side of the Gloucestershire Cotswolds; many of the locations are unexpected, found while exploring the Cotswold countryside.
11:59am Monday 7th April 2014
WHILE not quite breaking the record of book to screen adaptations that the Twilight saga surely holds, yet another book aimed at “young adults”, or teenagers as most people call them, has got the film treatment only a short time after the book was released . This time it is Divergent, the first in a trilogy written by Veronica Roth, set in a futuristic version of Chicago. There are a number of these kinds of adaptations due out this year. While there is something to be said for making books more accessible to a younger audience, one gets the impression box office numbers are more of a concern than increasing literacy levels.
12:20pm Monday 7th April 2014
12:46pm Tuesday 18th March 2014
From Graphite to Bronze Exhibition at WWT Slimbridge brings together artisits with a passion for wildlife
12:10pm Tuesday 18th March 2014
THIS Spring, the Cheng-Kim Loke Gallery at WWT Slimbridge brings together a seemingly disparate group of artists, whose obvious passion for British wildlife, and birds in particular, is expressed wildly differing ways.
11:49am Tuesday 18th March 2014
EVERYONE can enjoy a great day out following the Severn Vale Art Trail, run by the Thornbury Arts Festival, which takes place this year from 2 to 11 May featuring a broad section of local artists and makers from Almondsbury to North Nibley , along the A38.
A Feast of Stories: Happy Families. An informal evening of spoken tales penned and performed by local writers comes to The Bacon Theatre.
10:46am Wednesday 26th February 2014
ESPAÑA ¡OLÉ! – The Cappella Singers and Suspiro Flamenco in an evening of Spanish Music and Dance at Horsley
12:19pm Tuesday 25th February 2014
12:53pm Wednesday 12th February 2014
THE Electric Picture House in Wotton-under-Edge will screen one of Britain’s most significant operas; Benjamin Britten’s Peter Grimes, as performed by the English National Opera and broadcast live from the London Coliseum stage, on Sunday, February 23 at 3pm.
10:59am Tuesday 11th February 2014
10:35am Tuesday 11th February 2014
1:16pm Tuesday 4th February 2014
9:55am Tuesday 4th February 2014
WHEN John Burnside won the T.S Eliot Prize this year, he described poetry as ‘the music of what happens’, and a Gloucestershire festival is set to have audiences dancing in the aisles this year with a line-up which combines poetry with folk, hip-hop, blue s and even opera.
1:02pm Tuesday 28th January 2014
10:32am Tuesday 28th January 2014
CHELTENHAM Poetry Festival is offering a line-up of poetry and music this March, in celebration of the 70th birthday of internationally acclaimed, Gloucestershire-based guitarist, Gilbert Biberian, composer and guitarist.
12:08pm Tuesday 21st January 2014
12:02pm Monday 20th January 2014
DR Jenner’s House and Garden in Berkeley is delighted to welcome well-known TV personality and academic Professor Ronald Hutton FBA to give the latest in its series of Old Cyder House Talks next Thursday, 30 January.
2:02pm Tuesday 14th January 2014
BASED in Minchinhampton, Cath Hodsman is a skilled and widely acknowledged British wildlife artist. She is one of the most technically accomplished and accurate Natural-History artists, specialising in entomology – and as such the Natural History Museum, London, sells her work.
12:02pm Wednesday 8th January 2014
BBC commentator, Steve Parrish is famous in the world of motorsport for his practical jokes and enormous personality and he will be joining audiences across the UK in early 2014, stopping at the Bacon Theatre in Cheltenham on February 28, for an informal evening of anecdotes, together with his daughter Frankie Parrish.
11:02am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
2:02pm Tuesday 5th November 2013
12:02pm Monday 28th October 2013
10:02am Tuesday 8th October 2013
THOSE hoping to catch the magnificent maples of The National Arboretum at Westonbirt, should visit between the third week of October and the first week of November, as the Forestry Commission predicts that the trees will be at their spectacular peak during this period, displaying a wave of colour that will develop slowly and then fade as the winds and frosts remove the last leaves.