Posts Tagged ‘BBC’

m.guardian.co.uk. Elizabeth Day The Observer, Sun 29 Jul 2012 00.05 BST Jennie Rooney is the first to admit she has something of a split personality. By day, she is an in-house lawyer for a television company. By night, she is something different altogether: a novelist. Typically, she will cycle into the office in central London, […]


My latest musical discovery… beautiful recordings of old 78s in an empty warehouse…enjoy click here for some more info courtesy of BBC Related articles The Caretaker: An Empty Bliss Beyond This World (Review) (popmatters.com) DOWNLOAD: Free Caretaker Album (thequietus.com) LISTEN: Leyland Kirby/Bill Ryder-Jones (thequietus.com) The Caretaker Gives Away New Album (pitchfork.com) The Caretaker Releases New […]


Contents of John Peel’s Record Collection to be Made Public. Arts Council England is committing a whopping £3.5m to this digital online museum as part of a new collaboration with the BBC called The Space, but by the ‘eck it sounds exciting. The full list of commissions can be found here and it’s quite an […]


BBC – BBC Radio 4 Programmes – The Print Master. I met Susan up in Newcastle at Northern Print’s wonderful International Print Biennale. And actually as it happens I met Stanley Jones at the Curwen Press a little over 18 months ago. You can listen to what happened when Susan met Stanley on iPlayer for […]


20th December, The Box of Delights | Spitalfields Life. I was delighted to read Paul Bommer’s post in Spitalfields Life this morning. The Box of Delights by John Masefield has been one of my favourite stories for such a long time. We sat down just the other evening and watched the DVD of the 80s […]


Yesterday Ruthin Craft Centre had a press call following the news that it has been nominated for the prestigious 2009 Art Fund. The purpose of The Art Fund Prize is to increase public appreciation and enjoyment of all that museums and galleries have to offer by awarding an annual prize to a museum or gallery […]