Arts

Yew Trees Artist Studios

Yew Trees Artist Studios celebrates Second Birthday

In August this year Yew Trees Artist Studios celebrates its Second Birthday! These working studios first opened to visitors in August 2020, the first of the COVID years. Undeterred by lockdowns and restrictions the original three Yew Trees Artists, Dan […]

Cover of book Picking Blackberries in a Plague Year by Suz Winspear

Suz Winspear – New Poetry Collection

Worcester poet Suz Winspear has a new collection coming out! ‘Picking Blackberries in a Plague Year’ will be launched on July 24th. Many of the poems were written during the enforced coronavirus lockdown of 2020 and explore the reconnection with […]

Logo for Bromsgrove Festival

Bromsgrove Festival Is back!!

Since its rejuvenation in 2014, Bromsgrove Festival has gone from strength to strength, halted only, as so many things have been, by the pandemic which resulted in the complete cancellation of the 2020 Festival and a reduction to three street […]

Photo of old derelict riverside building - The Worcester Plinth

Unique new public art space for Worcester

There is a brand new art space for lovers of culture. The site called The Worcester Plinth, is the brain child of Worcester resident, Oliver Carpenter. The Worcester Plinth uses a prominent derelict riverside building, The Screen House, which has […]

Items at Blue Magpie Contemporary Craft Fair

Preview: Blue Magpie Contemporary Craft Fair

Saturday 30th April & Sunday 1st May 2022 from 10.00am – 5.00pm The first Blue Magpie Contemporary Craft Fair of 2022 will be taking place on 30th April and 1st May. With a garden party vibe, makers exhibiting in both […]

Worcestershire landscape exhibition comes to Crumplebury

Paintings by celebrated landscape artist Bill Evans are to go on show at a new selling exhibition next month on April 2nd and 3rd. Bill, whose family have owned the Whitbourne Estate since the 1860s, has twice been shortlisted for […]

Photo of Catherine Crosswell holding the winner's cup, one of Jim Newcomb holding the runner-up cup

Hereford County Drama Festival

Festival winner announced Multi-talented Catherine Crosswell wrote, directed and played a leading role in this year’s Hereford County Drama Festival winner Dearly De-Petted. An astonishingly-imaginative tale of what might happen when you re-encounter your old pets in unexpected circumstances, it […]