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Radio 1Xtra launches comedy season

Radio 1Xtra launches comedy season

Running from 8-28 April, the season features a stand-up comedy series, Radio 1Xtra’s Comedy Club; Knockback, a scripted radio comedy drama written by and starring actors Daniel Kaluuya (Skins and Psychoville) and Jason Lewis (The Jason Lewis Experience and Miranda)

HMC to host exhibition from the Guild of Motoring Artists

HMC to host exhibition from the Guild of Motoring Artists

The Heritage Motor Centre is to host a special exhibition from the Guild of Motoring Artists from the 27 April – 3 June.

New Wordsworth Museum exhibition invites the nation to wonder about Dorothy

New Wordsworth Museum exhibition invites the nation to wonder about Dorothy

A new exhibition at Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum is enticing visitors to Grasmere, Cumbria by asking them to stop and wonder, answering questions for themselves about one of history’s greatest literary enigmas, Dorothy Wordsworth.

Channel 4 launches exclusive online community Tribes Live

Channel 4 launches exclusive online community Tribes Live

Channel 4 has announced the launch of Tribes Live, a new ‘real time’ online community of 16 to 24 year-olds which will provide the broadcaster and its advertising clients with spontaneous, valuable insight and a better understanding of their most engaged audience demographic.

Canary Wharf unveils A Table from the Sea’s Edge

Canary Wharf unveils A Table from the Sea’s Edge

Canary Wharf Group has unveiled the latest addition to its award-winning public art programme: A Table from the Sea’s Edge by Silas Birtwistle.

New exhibition showcases treasures from the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust collections

New exhibition showcases treasures from the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust collections

On Monday 18 March, the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust will open a fascinating new exhibition featuring unique and priceless treasures from its collections, many of them on public display for the first time.

Culture vessel MS Stubnitz sails into Wood Wharf

Culture vessel MS Stubnitz sails into Wood Wharf

Cold war relic and culture ark MS Stubnitz has sailed into a mooring at Wood Wharf, the waterfront area earmarked for future development immediately east of Canary Wharf in Central London.

Artist stirrups horse meat controversy

Artist stirrups horse meat controversy

A piece of art shocked commuters in the capital yesterday as graphic artist, Patrick Thomas, debuted his latest provocative piece, 'Moo', to the public, making more than a subtle nod to the current horse-meat scandal.

Co-operative economy explored through giant open air street gallery

Co-operative economy explored through giant open air street gallery

A giant open air street gallery of photographs has arrived in Norwich as part of a national tour to illustrate the history, scope and impact of co-operation world-wide.

Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum to re-open in 2013

Cheltenham’s Art Gallery & Museum is to re-open during 2013, following a major new build costing in the region of £6-million.

First acts on the wave for Fowey Festival of Words and Music 2013

First acts on the wave for Fowey Festival of Words and Music 2013

Actors and authors, musicians and comedians are in the starry line-up for the newly re-launched Fowey Festival of Words and Music taking place in the stunning Cornish harbour town this year from 8 - 18 May.

Tongue Fu in association with Get Involved presents: Tongue Fu

Continuing its reputation for hosting some of the finest talent in spoken word, Tongue Fu kicks off 2013 with performances from veteran comedian and performance poet John Hegley, whose surrealist deadpan take of the dark, the daft and the wonderful have positioned him as one of the nation's favourites.

Artistic pioneers weekend at The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne

Artistic pioneers weekend at The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne

Britain’s only five-star seaside property, The Grand Hotel in Eastbourne, will host a “Pioneers at The Grand” weekend from Friday 22 to Sunday 24 February 2013 celebrating the lives of trailblazing photographers, artists and inspirational figures.

How to avoid Britain's fake art

A recent episode of the BBC documentary 'Fake Britain'- highlighted a sophisticated scam involving fake Banksy prints. Art dealer and gallery, artrepublic, offers advice to help consumers avoid fakes when purchasing collectible art.

London’s best mobile photographers on show at ‘Iconic London’

December 12th sees the launch of ‘Iconic London 2012‘ at the Truman Brewery on Brick Lane.