Category Archives: festivals

The Great Bovey Bake Off

Home bakers from Bovey Tracey and around Devon will be competing in the Great Bovey Bake Off. As part of Bovey’s Nourish Festival of food, craft and music, local bakers are invited to enter the competition, which has grown in

The Great Bovey Bake Off

Home bakers from Bovey Tracey and around Devon will be competing in the Great Bovey Bake Off. As part of Bovey’s Nourish Festival of food, craft and music, local bakers are invited to enter the competition, which has grown in

Unusual Japanese instruments feature in Nourish Festival

  Performances on unusual Japanese musical instruments will be one of the highlights of the Nourish Festival in Bovey Tracey. Musician Clive Bell played the shakuhachi for some of the Harry Potter film soundtracks. He is one of the leading

Unusual Japanese instruments feature in Nourish Festival

  Performances on unusual Japanese musical instruments will be one of the highlights of the Nourish Festival in Bovey Tracey. Musician Clive Bell played the shakuhachi for some of the Harry Potter film soundtracks. He is one of the leading

Spinning Sculptures, birdsong and pyrotechnics

Giant singing, spinning sculptures, dazzling pyrotechnics at nightfall and an unusual celebration of the autumn equinox are amongst the spectacular outdoor performances taking place during Inside Out Dorset. All Inside Out Dorset events are free, as the biennial festival returns

Spinning Sculptures, birdsong and pyrotechnics

Giant singing, spinning sculptures, dazzling pyrotechnics at nightfall and an unusual celebration of the autumn equinox are amongst the spectacular outdoor performances taking place during Inside Out Dorset. All Inside Out Dorset events are free, as the biennial festival returns

Somerset barn inspires a musical quilt

An interactive sound quilt based on the life of St Nicholas has been created by one of a group of artists who have been exploring the history of the tithe barn at Stoke sub Hamdon in Somerset. Decorated tools which

Somerset barn inspires a musical quilt

An interactive sound quilt based on the life of St Nicholas has been created by one of a group of artists who have been exploring the history of the tithe barn at Stoke sub Hamdon in Somerset. Decorated tools which

An army of lions to guard Somerset against rough seas

Artist Rebecca Moss is creating an army of concrete lions inspired by Somerset’s industrial history. Rebecca’s project, called ‘Guardians’ has been commissioned by Somerset Art Weeks for this year’s Art Weeks Festival which takes place in October. During a period

An army of lions to guard Somerset against rough seas

Artist Rebecca Moss is creating an army of concrete lions inspired by Somerset’s industrial history. Rebecca’s project, called ‘Guardians’ has been commissioned by Somerset Art Weeks for this year’s Art Weeks Festival which takes place in October. During a period

Symposium explores the role of art in rural tourism

The Excursionist – How can tourism work for art and art work for tourism? Portland, Dorset, Thu 8 & Fri 9 October A Symposium on the Isle of Portland will explore the role of art in rural tourism. The event,

Symposium explores the role of art in rural tourism

The Excursionist – How can tourism work for art and art work for tourism? Portland, Dorset, Thu 8 & Fri 9 October A Symposium on the Isle of Portland will explore the role of art in rural tourism. The event,

Four of Swords

Exmouth Festival May 22 to 28

Railway posters, a promenade performance of Jason and the Argonauts and a talk by author Tom Cox are amongst the happenings at Exmouth Festival. This year’s Festival includes theatre, music, visual arts, westcountry traditions and activities for all the family.

Four of Swords

Exmouth Festival May 22 to 28

Railway posters, a promenade performance of Jason and the Argonauts and a talk by author Tom Cox are amongst the happenings at Exmouth Festival. This year’s Festival includes theatre, music, visual arts, westcountry traditions and activities for all the family.