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1:54 CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART FAIR - 2015
17 July 2015

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair Returns this October with its Biggest Show Yet

Following a successful New York debut earlier this year, 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair is set to return to London this October (15 - 18) to present its most substantial showcase yet. Taking place once again in the historic setting of Somerset House, the fair takes on an additional third wing  ...
 
GRIFFIN GALLERY
17 July 2015

Griffin Gallery Open

Griffin Gallery presents the Griffin Gallery Open; an initiative launched this year to encourage artists in painting and drawing. It aims to reward innovation, skill and commitment to practice for artists in the UK and internationally. Presenting a cross-section of contemporary practise, the exhibition ...
 
THE COURTAULD GALLERY
1 July 2015

Bridget Riley: Learning from Seurat

Bridget Riley (born 1931) is one of the leading artists of her generation. She rose to prominence in London in the 1960s with her bold vision for a new language of painting based upon repeated geometric forms. Although Riley’s work is often thought to epitomise a new spirit in painting. ...
 
THE COURTAULD GALLERY
1 June 2015

Soaring Flight: Peter Lanyon’s Gliding Paintings

This major exhibition explores a remarkable and unprecedented series of paintings by Peter Lanyon, one of Britain’s most important and original Post-War artists. Lanyon (1918-64) sought to create a new vision of landscape painting for the modern era. He considered himself to be extending the ...
 
THE COURTAULD GALLERY
29 April 2015

Unfinished… Works from The Courtauld Gallery

The annual Summer Showcase highlights The Courtauld Gallery’s outstanding permanent collection by presenting new stories and ways of exploring its breadth. This year, curator Dr Karen Serres has drawn on the theme of the ‘unfinished’ artwork. The display will bring together paintings, drawings’ ...
 
GRIFFIN GALLERY
29 April 2015

Griffin Gallery celebrate London Craft Week with MAKE / CREATE Bringing contemporary Art and Craft together
MAKE / CREATE is a unique showcase of site-specific works by 13 pairs of artists and craft scholars who have worked together to share skills and concepts at London’s The Crypt Gallery  ...
 
OLD ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE
29 April 2015

The Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich announces Hugh Broughton Architects to lead major conservation project

Hugh Broughton Architects, London has been announced as the lead consultant to deliver the conservation of the Painted Hall at the Old Royal Naval College (ORNC) in Greenwich ...
 
GRIFFIN GALLERY
14 April 2015

Griffin Gallery presents new generation of Japanese contemporary artists for group exhibition, Two Truths
Two Truths at West London’s Griffin Gallery brings together six talented Japanese artists and recent graduates working in both London and Japan. Works range from photography, to painting ...
 
TOWER BRIDGE EXHIBITION AND THE MONUMENT
31 March 2015

Art at the Bridge #6

As the acclaimed Art at the Bridge #5 exhibition draws to a close, Tower Bridge is delighted to announce the launch of Art at the Bridge #6, the sixth exhibition to be held in collaboration with leading local arts charity, Southwark Arts Forum. This successful partnership was established in 2011 ...
 
OLD ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE
27 March 2015

Easter Days Out for all the family at the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich

If you are planning family outings this Easter holiday, consider a visit to the Old Royal Naval College (ORNC) for a unique day out. Set in beautiful grounds, in the heart of Greenwich, Sir Christopher Wren's twindomed riverside masterpiece is one of London's most famous landmarks....
 
DREAMLAND
27 March 2015

The Wait is Over: Dreamland Announces Opening Date as Amusement Park Tickets Go On Sale

The wait is over! Dreamland Margate, the UK’s original pleasure park will re-open its doors on Friday June 19th 2015. The old fashioned, yet oh-so-fashionable destination boasts a host of stylishly restored, recreated and retro-fitted rides and amusements from the golden age of British seaside ...
 
TOWER BRIDGE EXHIBITION AND THE MONUMENT
19 February 2015

The Monument hosts first ever after-hours storytelling event

The Monument, one of the City’s most historic attractions, is to host an exclusive one-off adult storytelling event, Stairwell Stories – Folktales for Fearless Adults, with Nyx Chariot from NTS Live Radio (2014 Best Online Radio Station in the World, International Radio Awards). ...
 
GRIFFIN GALLERY
19 February 2015

Griffin Gallery brings new generation of French contemporary artists to London with group exhibition, Selective Memories
Selective Memories brings together a collection of talented students and graduates from the distinguished l’École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris (ENSBA). This exciting new ...
 
NATIONAL CENTRE FOR CIRCUS ARTS
2 February 2015

National Centre for Circus Arts announces dates for spectacular annual degree shows

A growing number of students in Britain will graduate with a full BA Hons degree in Circus Arts this year. National Centre for Circus Arts, one of the best circus schools in the world, have released tickets to see the final-year students performing their devised pieces in their building, a magnificent ...
 
ROYAL ACADEMY OF DANCE - GENÉE INTERNATIONAL BALLET COMPETITION
2 February 2015

Royal Academy of Dance - Genèe International Ballet Competition 2015 Returns to
London Announcing New Bursary Scheme


The prestigious Genée International Ballet Competition will return home to London this year and introduce a new international bursary scheme to widen access. Funded by donations made at the ...
 
M&G - TITLE SPONSORS OF THE RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW
14 January 2015

Award-Winning Garden Designer Jo Thompson To Create a Sylvan Retreat For M&G Investments At The RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2015

M&G Investments, the sole sponsor of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and a leading international investment management company, has commissioned award-winning landscape designer ...
 
THE COURTAULD GALLERY
11 December 2014

The Courtauld Gallery opens new Drawings Gallery with display of drawings unseen in over 20 years: Unseen

The Courtauld Gallery is pleased to announce the inauguration of its new space, the Gilbert and Ildiko Butler Drawings Gallery, in January 2015. Designed by Witherford Watson Mann Architects ...
 
THE COURTAULD GALLERY
11 December 2014

The Courtauld Institute of Art receives a major £2.5M endowment gift from AKO Foundation funding a new academic research post

The Courtauld Institute of Art is proud to announce that a major gift has been received from the AKO Foundation to create a fund to support an academic post at The Courtauld. This gift makes a ...
 
THE CYPRUS TOURISM ORGANISATION
09 December 2014

Unplug For The Holidays With a Digital Dextox in Cyprus
The Cyprus Tourism Organisation has commissioned a survey to shine a light on the Brits’ attachment to their mobile devices and to understand why it can take time to switch-off from life back home, when on holiday. The results were astonishing, showing that millions are missing out on ...
 
M&G - TITLE SPONSORS OF THE RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW
08 December 2014

Award-Winning Garden Designer Jo Thompson To Create a Sylvan Retreat For M&G Investments At The RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2015

M&G Investments, the sole sponsor of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and a leading international investment management company, has commissioned award-winning landscape designer ...
 
THE COURTAULD GALLERY
08 December 2014

Goya: The Witches and Old Women Album

The Courtauld Gallery presents a groundbreaking exhibition which reunites for the first time all the surviving drawings from one of Goya’s celebrated private albums ...
 
CARE2SAVE
1 December 2014

Bentley Pledges Chance To Win Arctic Circle Driving Experience

Bentley’s flagship and highly exclusive ice-driving experience, Power on Ice, will have two extra participants in 2015, after Bentley donated two spaces as prizes for the very first time to a new international charity, Care2Save. All proceeds from a public competition will provide funds to. ...
 
THE CYPRUS TOURISM ORGANISATION
1 December 2014

New Look Nicosia for 2015: the heartbeat of Cyprus
Locally known as Lefkosia, Nicosia is Cyprus’ capital and largest city. The old city, at the heart of which is the distinctive many-sided Venetian citadel, is home to a wealth of history and tales dating back to the 16th century. However, it is the cultural depth running through the veins of the city that is ...
 
CARE2SAVE
21 November 2014

Britain could raise more than £4m for charity this Cyber Monday by using Care2Save

More than £281m is predicted to be spent this year on Cyber Monday (1 December) – historically the busiest day of online shopping in the year – and owing to the innovative work of the Care2Save Charitable Trust this means a millions could be raised for charity. Care2Save.co.uk, a website that ...
 
CHOIR OF THE YEAR
20 November 2014

The UK’s most prestigious choral competition heads to Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall with Gareth Malone
Choir of the Year, the UK’s largest amateur singing competition, is holding its prestigious Finals featuring the UK’s top choral talent at the magnificent Bridgewater Hall in Manchester on 7 Dec ...
 
GRIFFIN GALLERY
20 November 2014

Chudamani Clowes wins the Griffin Art Prize 2014
Chudamani Clowes has been named the winner of the Griffin Art Prize 2014. Chudamani is a recent graduate of the Royal College of Art, and lives in South West London with her husband and son. Chudamani competed with nine other shortlisted artists for the prize, which includes use of an ...
 
TOWER BRIDGE EXHIBITION AND THE MONUMENT
10 Nov 2014

Tower Bridge Unveils World First for Visitors With Opening of New Glass Floor across its High-Level Walkways

Tower Bridge Exhibition, one of London’s most iconic attractions, today unveils a world first for its visitors with the opening of new glass floor across its high-level Walkways, 42 metres above the ...
 
CARE2SAVE
8 October 2014

New One Stop Website Allows Shoppers to Give To Charity as they Shop – and Opens Pop-up Boutique to Show You How

Today a store with a difference - where customers can give to charity as they shop for themselves and at no extra cost to them has popped up in London for one day only. Landing in Bateman Street at ...
 
DREAMLAND
7 October 2014

Vision and Brand Identity for a Re-imagined Dreamland Margate Announced

Dreamland Margate, the world’s first heritage amusement park, is set to re-open next year, following a eleven-year campaign to bring back to life one of Britain’s most iconic seaside institutions. The re-imagined Dreamland Margate will be the vision of award-winning designers HemingwayDesign ...
 
THE COURTAULD GALLERY
17 September 2014

The Courtauld Institute of Art’s Annual Book Sale returns to Somerset House this September

The Courtauld Institute of Art is hosting its annual Book Sale at Somerset House from 30 September - 7 October. The Book Sale offers the opportunity for those passionate about art, literature, culture and education to buy both brand new and rare out-of-print editions at great prices. ...
 
1:54 – CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART FAIR - 2014
16 September 2014

1:54 - Europe’s leading Contemporary African Art Fair announces its Forum programme

1:54, Europe’s leading international fair dedicated to contemporary African art, returns with an extensive programme following a hugely successful inaugural year. This year, the fair will double in size and embrace both the East and West Wings of Somerset House. Once again it will provide ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
10 Sept 2014

One THIRD of people in Britain think London will be unrecognisable by 2030: results from the Future View from The Shard report revealed

The View from The Shard, the highest viewing point in London, commissioned a survey to find out how the public think London’s skyline and urban society will change over the next 15 years ...
 
THE COURTAULD GALLERY
30 July 2014

Egon Schiele: The Radical Nude

The Courtauld Gallery is pleased to present the first major museum exhibition in over 20 years of one of the 20th Century’s most exceptional artists, Egon Schiele (1890-1918). A central figure of Viennese art in the turbulent years around the First World War, Schiele rose to prominence alongside his....
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
29 July 2014

The View from The Shard appoints international observation deck specialist Anna Domingo, as new Marketing Director

The View from The Shard, the visitor attraction at the top of Western Europe’s tallest building, is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Marketing Director, Anna Domingo, whose previous ...
 
ARABELLA DORMAN
23 July 2014

Before the Dawn New exhibition responding to the conflict in Afghanistan reveals the unseen stories and lives of soldiers and locals

Arabella Dorman is an artist intrigued by the human condition; her work documents the people and places affected by conflict across the globe. Before the Dawn – An Artist’s Journey Through ...
 
THE COURTAULD GALLERY
22 July 2014

Jasper Johns: Regrets

The Courtauld Gallery presents Jasper Johns: Regrets, a display of new work by the internationally renowned American artist. Now aged 83 and established as one of the world’s most revered living artists, Johns’ reputation was confirmed in the late 1950s when his iconic Flag and Target ...
 
TOWER BRIDGE EXHIBITION AND THE MONUMENT
21 July 2014

Be Inspired this Summer With a Visit to Tower Bridge Exhibition

Ever wondered how Tower Bridge works and what goes on behind the scenes? Tower Bridge – the most famous bridge in the world and now 120 years old, will once again be rolling out its ‘Ask the Techie’ summer programme on certain dates during the school holidays from Friday 25 July, until...
 
NATIONAL CENTRE FOR CIRCUS ARTS
1 July 2014

Good news for UK Circus Arts as Arts Council England announce funding decisions for next three years

Many Circus organisations around the UK received good news this morning with several seeing improved or standstill funding for the Arts Council’s National Portfolio programme being awarded ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
24 June 2014

Celebrate British success at Wimbledon 2014 from London’s highest champagne bar with free Lanson Champagne, The Official Champagne to The Championships

Swap the slopes of ‘Murray Mound’ for London’s highest viewpoint during this year’s tennis Championships. To celebrate Wimbledon 2014 The View from The Shard will be screening ...
 
KONE
05 June 2014

KONE wins order for Saudi Arabia’s Kingdom Tower, the world’s tallest building

Jeddah Economic Co – the owner and developer of the World’s Tallest Tower - Kingdom Tower and Kingdom City - in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, chaired by HRH Prince Al Waleed Bin Talal Al Saud, Chairman of Kingdom Holding Co, has selected KONE as the vertical transportation provider ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
22 May 2014

YOGA IN THE CLOUDS: The View from The Shard announces London’s highest yoga classes

The View from The Shard has announced a new programme of premium yoga experience sessions that will take place in its viewing gallery – 800ft above London. Beginning Saturday7 June, celebrated yoga innovators Yogasphere will deliver eight weekly classes surrounded by stunning panoramic. ...
 
NATIONAL CENTRE FOR CIRCUS ARTS
21 May 2014

Circus Industry Given Boost as National Centre for Circus Arts receives £100,000 in donations at 25th Anniversary Gala

The National Centre for Circus Arts, the UK’s foremost circus organisation, received over £100,000 in donations at their 25th Anniversary Gala last week. The glamorous event featured a number of ....
 
M&G - TITLE SPONSORS OF THE RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW
20 May 2014

‘The M&G Garden ’ By Cleve West Wins Gold At The RHS Chelsea Flower Show

The M&G Garden has been awarded a prestigious Gold medal at this year’s 2014 RHS Chelsea Flower Show. The garden, designed for the Show’s title sponsor M&G Investments by award-winning landscape designer Cleve West, is a contemporary tribute to the original paradise garden concept...
 
M&G - TITLE SPONSORS OF THE RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW
19 May 2014

Award-Winning Garden Designer Cleve West Brings A Contemporary Paradise Garden For M&G Investments For This Year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show

London, 19 May 2014: M&G Investments, the title sponsor of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and a leading international investment management company, will be showcasing ‘The M&G Garden’ ...
 
GRIFFIN GALLERY
19 May 2014

Calling Emerging Artists: Entry For Griffin Art Prize 2014 Is Now Open
The Griffin Art Prize 2014 UK is now open for entry to all UK based artists graduated since 2009, and whose primary medium is painting or drawing, The winning artist will be awarded the one-off opportunity to take up a six-month residency in a large well-lit studio above the gallery. They will ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
16 May 2014

Dads Go Free at The View from The Shard this Father’s Day

This Father’s Day, treat your Dad to a day he’ll never forget at The View from The Shard and he’ll feel like a VIP with free entry. Celebrate together in style with a glass of bubbly from London’s highest champagne bar whilst taking in the breathtaking 64km (40 mile), 360-degree views over the capital ...
 
M&G - TITLE SPONSORS OF THE RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW
13 May 2014

Paradise garden joins the London City commute - a dress of a 1,000 Orchids created by M&G Investments leads the way to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show sponsored by M&G Investments that opens next week

The dress made of 1,000 Orchida Vanda petals reflects the theme of M&G’s own garden at the ...
 
SP KOREN ART
7 May 2014

Guardians over London - Xavier Mascaró’s UK debut at London’s Saatchi Gallery

International art consultancy and specialists in contemporary Latin American and Spanish artwork, SP Koren Art, brings work by world-class sculptor Xavier Mascaró to London’s Saatchi Gallery for his UK debut. The exhibition includes Mascaró’s striking ‘Guardians’ series; these rusted iron warriors ...
 
GRIFFIN GALLERY
29 April 2014

Multi-award winning sculptors display never-before-seen drawings at West London’s Griffin Gallery
West London’s Griffin Gallery presents ‘Drawing into Sculpture’, an exciting exhibition which examines how artists working primarily in three dimensions use drawing as part of their practice. Co-curated ...
 
SYNCHRONICITY EARTH
25 April 2014

Jeremy Deller and eight high profile artists join together for new show to highlight plight of species on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species TM
Synchronicity Earth – a London-based charity that funds and seeks investment in the most important conservation initiatives globally – is hosting a programme of events throughout the year to mark the ...
 
PAN MACMILLAN
17 April 2014

Things A Little Bird Told Me: Confessions of the Creative Mind by Biz Stone
Things a Little Bird Told Me delves into the creation of the worldwide phenomenon that is Twitter. Co-creator, entrepreneur and visionary Biz Stone provides a unique insight into the development of the most revolutionary social media platform, and how it has changed the way people consume media...
 
THE CYPRUS TOURISM ORGANISATION
15 April 2014

World-first as Cyprus's hotels take on new sustainability standards
The new minimum standards are part of a wider programme of reforms from the Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO), the Cyprus Sustainable Tourism Initiative (CSTI) and the Travel Foundation to: make Cyprus a leading destination for sustainable tourism. Because of the scheme, hotels in ...
 
MY ART INVEST
08 March 2014

Art For All: Groundbreaking Platform Changing the Way People Consume Art Announces London Launch

Ever dreamt of owning a Banksy? Perhaps an original D*Face is more up your street? Well now you can – and you don’t need a winning lottery ticket to do so. My Art Invest, a unique art-buying platform ...
 
THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF THE ROYAL NAVY
31 March 2014

National Museum of the Royal Navy Celebrates 100 years of Untold Stories with the opening of new £11.5M Visitor Attractions

For the first time in British history, 100 years of naval life will be told by The National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN) covering a thousand stories from the men and women who served at sea over ...
 
NATIONAL CENTRE FOR CIRCUS ARTS
11 March 2014

Circus leaps forward as Culture Minister Ed Vaizey officially launches the UK’s National Centre for Circus Arts

The National Centre for Circus Arts (formerly known as Circus Space) is being officially opened today (Tuesday 11 March 2014), helping to re-define the Circus industry in the UK. The launch of the ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
20 February 2014

Capture stunning images of London from its highest point

The View from The Shard, the visitor attraction at the top of Western Europe’s tallest building, will be hosting two photography mornings on 22 and 29 March from 8am. These exclusive photography sessions will offer keen photographers the chance to use tripods and other photographic ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
17 February 2014

Silent Discos at The View from The Shard

After a sell-out first event in December, Silent Discos return to The View from The Shard, the visitor attraction at the top of Western Europe’s tallest building. Silent Discos taking place on 4, 11, 18 March and 1 April sold out within days of going on sale; new dates on 3, 5, 10, 17 and 19 March have been ...
 
TRANSCENDING BOUNDARIES 2014
11 February 2014

FULL PROGRAMME ANNOUNCED: Transcending Boundaries 2014 - UK’s leading West African art show returns to London this spring for its second year

Transcending Boundaries, the UK’s largest selling West African art exhibition, presented by Aabru Art in London, has announced its second annual exhibition following a hugely successful near sell-out ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
21 January 2014

The View from The Shard celebrates its 1st birthday with special offers, the release of its first mobile app and VIP party

The View from The Shard, the visitor attraction at the top of The Shard, Western Europe’s tallest building, will celebrate its first birthday on 1 February. Spanning Levels 69 - 72 of the building at a ...
 
  FELLAH HOTEL
15 January 2014

Art and Style Combine as The Fellah Hotel Announces Exclusive Cultural Programme For Marrakech Biennale


Located in the ancient village of Tassoultante at the foot of the Atlas Mountains, 14 kilometres from Marrakech’s Old Medina, the recently-opened Fellah Hotel today [14th January] announces the ...
 
THE CYPRUS TOURISM ORGANISATION
10 January 2014

Run In The Sun: Kick Start Your New Year Fitness Regime With A Sporting Challenge In Cyprus
Considering taking on a fitness challenge for the New Year, but can’t face the UK’s grey skies or the thought of pounding 26 miles of London pavement? With average maximum daily temperatures in February (the island’s coldest month) of 18°C, 340 days of sunshine a year and a Brit-friendly ...
 
WEMBLEY PARK
09 January 2014

Forget The Year of the Horse, 2014 is The Year of Wembley Park

Wembley Park, Quintain’s 85-acre regeneration scheme that is transforming the area around Wembley Stadium is set to have an exciting 2014 as more people are drawn to this emerging destination, just nine minutes from Marylebone and 20 minutes from Bond Street. The development....
 
WILLIAM MORRIS
19 December 2013

English Magic, Jeremy Deller’s Morris-inspired Venice show comes to London

Walthamstow’s William Morris Gallery will be the first UK gallery to host English Magic, Jeremy Deller’s exhibition for the British Pavilion at the 55th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia. English Magic was commissioned by the British Council for the British Pavilion at the ...
 
WEMBLEY PARK
13 December 2013

New Homes for Wembley Park Receive Unanimous Consent

Quintain’s 85-acre Wembley Park regeneration scheme that is transforming the area around Wembley Stadium, is poised to enter its next phase following unanimous planning permission granted on 11 December 2013 by London Borough of Brent for 475 new homes. Construction is ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
21 November 2013

Her Majesty The Queen Visits The Shard: The Heart of London Bridge Quarter

Her Majesty The Queen, accompanied by His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, visited The Shard, Western Europe’s tallest building and centrepiece of the £2bn London Bridge Quarter regeneration development, today. The visit formed part of the royal party’s tour of Southwark ...
 
  FELLAH HOTEL
21 November 2013

Fellah Hotel Launches its Kid's Club For Christmas


Located in the ancient village of Tassoultante at the foot of the Atlas Mountains, 14 kilometres South from Marrakech, the recently-opened Fellah Hotel will be launching a dedicated ‘Fellah Kids’ package to run daily during the Christmas school holidays. The Fellah Hotel is home to Dar al-Ma'mun ...
 
M&G - TITLE SPONSORS OF THE RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW
12 November 2013

Award-Winning Garden Designer Cleve West Brings A Contemporary Paradise Garden For M&G Investments To The 2014 RHS Chelsea Flower Show

M&G Investments, the title sponsor of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and a leading international investment management company, has commissioned award-winning landscape designer Cleve ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
08 November 2013

Sing it from the Rooftops! The View from The Shard Christmas Choir Competition

Throughout December, amateur London choirs will raise their voices to 800ft for the chance to perform an exclusive concert at the top of Western Europe’s tallest building. The three favourite choirs, as voted for by the public on social media, will progress to the grand final on Monday 23 December...
 
GRIFFIN GALLERY
07 November 2013

Luke George and Elizabeth Rose win the Griffin Art Prize 2013
Luke George and Elizabeth Rose have been named the winners of the Griffin Art Prize 2013. This young couple - the first collaborative artists to win the prize - met at City and Guilds of London Arts School and currently work together in Faversham. Luke and Elizabeth competed with nine other ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
06 November 2013

The View from The Shard announces group discounts for the first time to coincide with WTM

The View from The Shard, the visitor attraction at the top of Western Europe’s tallest building and London’s newest landmark, The Shard, is set to offer discounts for group bookings for the first time, effective from 1 November 2013 until 31 March 2014.5 Groups of 15 or more people can enjoy a ...
 
THE CYPRUS TOURISM ORGANISATION
03 November 2013

Discover Rural Cyprus: The Cyprus Tourism Organisation at World Travel Market 2013
Cyprus continues to be a popular destination for travellers of all ages wanting to enjoy sunshine-filled days, mouth-watering cuisine, charming scenery and some of the Mediterranean’s cleanest waters – all only a four-hour flight away from London. At this year’s WTM, the Cyprus Tourism Organisation ...
 
SOUTH AFRICAN TOURISM
03 November 2013

South African Tourism Inspires New Ways at WTM 2013

South African Tourism is gearing up for a busier than ever WTM this year, with a major focus on South Africa’s culture and heritage tourism offering. Senior executives from the Ministry of Tourism in South Africa, including Minister Marthinus van Schalkwyk, CEO Thulani Nzima and Chief Marketing ...
 
GRIFFIN GALLERY
31 October 2013

Griffin Gallery launches exhibition showcasing the UK’s top emerging artists as they compete for the Griffin Art Prize 2013
Ten emerging artists with ten different views of the world are competing for one studio space in the Griffin Art Prize 2013. The prize is an independent annual award celebrating emerging artists and ...
 
THE CYPRUS TOURISM ORGANISATION
25 October 2013

Cypriot Hoteliers Unite To Launch 'The Biggest Holiday Competition In The World' At WTM 2013
Building on Cyprus’ famed hospitality, over 50 four and five-star hotels across Cyprus have united to offer the ‘The Biggest Holiday Competition in the World’ competition. Launching next Wednesday 6th November during WTM on the CTO’s stand (EM1100), the competition will run for 50 weeks ...
 
1:54 – CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART FAIR
02 October 2013

FULL DETAILS ANNOUNCED: 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, Somerset House,
London, 16 – 20 October 2013


1:54, the first international fair dedicated to modern and contemporary African art, has announced an extensive programme to take place at Somerset House, from 16 to 20 October 2013 ...
 
GRIFFIN GALLERY
11 October 2013

Award-winning international artists and RA students rise to the surface at London’s Griffin Gallery in ‘Surfacing’ 17 October - 7 November
New exhibition, Surfacing, at the Griffin Gallery, London, unites and supports emerging young artists from Italy and the UK in celebration of the return of skill and craftsmanship to contemporary art ...
 
  RIVER & ROWING MUSEUM
11 October 2013

Over 60 leading museums join the Thames Valley Museums Group pioneering a marketing initiative for regional tourism

The Thames Valley Museums Group’s break-through initiative showcases the rich museum offering within the Thames Valley and hopes to encourage visitors to museums to explore other heritage  ...
 
GRIFFIN GALLERY
25 September 2013

Winners of Japan’s Liquitex Art Prize 2013 come to London for new exhibition
In collaboration with the Trinity Gallery in Tokyo, the work of the winners of the coveted Liquitex Art Prize 2012 will be displayed in the Griffin Gallery for one week only. The work from these three young emerging Japanese artists is a refreshing and risk-taking outlook on Japanese art. Pushing the ...
 
THE CYPRUS TOURISM ORGANISATION
13 September 2013

A Wedding Destination Fit For A Goddess
As the mythical birthplace of Aphrodite, the ancient Greek goddess of love and beauty, Cyprus has a well-earned reputation as the island of love. Renowned as one of the leading wedding venue destinations in southern Europe, 2012 alone saw just under 9,000 couples – including 4,500 British...
 
NOUR FESTIVAL 2013
27 August 2013

NOUR FESTIVAL 2013 announces its most ambitious programme ever


Nour Festival of Arts is rapidly becoming one of Europe's most significant annual showcases of contemporary arts and culture from across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), taking place every October and November at venues across the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea ...
 
FELLAH HOTEL
23 August 2013

Fellah Hotel and UNESCO-Aschberg Listed Arts Centre Celebrates Official Opening This Autumn


Located in the ancient village of Tassoultante at the foot of the Atlas Mountains - 14 kilometres from Marrakech - the Fellah Hotel will celebrate its Grand Launch in September, following a soft opening phase. Based on minimalist designs which reflect Morocco’s true rural heritage as well as its ...
 
  FELLAH HOTEL
5 August 2013

Luxury Moroccan Hotel Appoints Kallaway as UK PR Agency


Kallaway PR’s travel team has been appointed to handle the UK public relations for Fellah Hotel (www.fellah-hotel.com), a unique Moroccan luxury boutique hotel that is also home to a UNESCO-Aschberg labelled arts and cultural centre, and supporter of local education and literacy centres in ...
 
1:54 – CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART FAIR
24 July 2013

The World’s First Contemporary African Art Fair to Take Place at Somerset House, London, 16 - 20 October 2013

1:54, the first-ever international fair dedicated to modern and contemporary African art, has annouced an extensive inaugural programme to take place at Somerset House, from 16 to 20 October 2013 ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
23 July 2013

The View from The Shard to celebrate the royal birth, with free admission for guests who share the baby’s birthday

To celebrate the birth of the third in line to the throne, The View from The Shard, the visitor attraction at the top of Western Europe’s tallest building, is pleased to announce a special offer for members of ...
 
MARY ROSE MUSEUM
08 July 2013

A memorable month for The Mary Rose Museum

The Mary Rose Museum at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard has welcomed over 52,000 visitors since opening its doors on 31st May - all intrigued to see the famous hull, united with many of the 19,000 artefacts for the first time since they were recovered from the sea in 1982. In the last month ...
 
START TO FINNISH
28 June 2013

Award winning From-Start-to-Finnish collaboration returns to the Edinburgh Fringe with three plays

Following the resounding success of the last two years, the Finnish/British collaboration that showcased the award-winning Continuous Growth (2012) and The Overcoat (2011) at Edinburgh has announced their return to the Fringe for a third year. From-Start-to-Finnish has collaborated on three ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
12 June 2013

Treat your dad to London’s highest and best view this Father’s Day

This year, create a truly special Father’s Day experience for your dad - the opportunity to experience London like never before with Gift Certificates for The View from The Shard, PLUS take advantage of exclusive deals and special offers for neighbouring restaurants and bars. The View from The Shard ...
 
CITY OF LONDON FESTIVAL
12 June 2013

City of London Festival and The Musical Brain present Worlds in Collision conference:
Music and the Trauma of War

Following its acclaimed and record-breaking 50th anniversary season, the annual City of London Festival will once again animate the Square Mile in 2013 (23 June - 26 July) with its customary ...
 
SOUTH AFRICAN TOURISM
11 June 2013

Discover Cape Town's Rhythm This April

From the cosmopolitan and international restaurant scene in Johannesburg to the delicious Indian-inspired recipes of KwaZulu-Natal and Cape Town’s unparalleled fresh fish dishes – not to mention the country’s famous winelands – South Africa’s cuisine offers one of the best ways of discovering ...
 
KONE
10 June 2013

New KONE UltraRope™ elevator hoisting technology enables the next big leap in high-rise building design

KONE, an innovative leader in the elevator and escalator industry, today announced a new high-rise elevator technology that is set to break industry limits and enable future elevator travel heights of ...
 
MARY ROSE MUSEUM
30 May 2013

New £27m Mary Rose Museum Celebrates National Opening with Major Celebration

The new Mary Rose Museum will open to visitors tomorrow, 31 May 2013, at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard – the very same dockyard at which the warship was built over 500 years ago. The historic opening is today (30 May) marked by a symbolic event, following the journey of the ship’s bell ...
 
CITY OF LONDON FESTIVAL
03 May 2013

City of London Festival 2013 - Reviews Note

Following its acclaimed and record-breaking 50th anniversary season, the annual City of London Festival will once again animate the Square Mile in 2013 (23 June - 26 July) with its customary extravaganza of music, dance, art, film, poetry, family and participation events, for everyone to enjoy. ...
 
MARY ROSE MUSEUM
30 April 2013

Mary Rose enters Final Phase of Conservation

For almost three decades since being raised from the Solent, the hull of the Mary Rose - Henry VIII’s 500-year-old flagship – has been continuously sprayed, first with chilled fresh water to remove salt and then with Polyethlene Glycol (PEG), a water soluble wax which prevents shrinkage of the ...
 
MARY ROSE MUSEUM
05 April 2013

New £27m Mary Rose Museum opens 31 May: The famous Tudor warship to finally reveal all her secrets 500 years after she sank

The new Mary Rose Museum opens to visitors on 31 May 2013 at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard – the very same dockyard at which the warship was built over 500 years ago. Located just metres from ...
 
AKRAM KHAN
25 March 2013

Akram Khan speaks about new production iTMOi and looks forward to third run of DESH

Akram Khan is set for another jam-packed summer with two productions taking place at Sadler’s Wells Theatre in under two weeks. Marking the first Akram Khan Company UK appearance of 2013, iTMOi (in the mind of igor), will take centre stage at Sadler’s Wells from 28 May to 1 June, shortly ...
 
CITY OF LONDON FESTIVAL
12 March 2013

City of London Festival 2013: Full Programme Announced

Following its acclaimed and record-breaking 50th anniversary season, the annual City of London Festival has announced its full 2013 programme, promising once again to animate the Square Mile (23 June - 26 July) with its customary extravaganza of music, dance, art, film, poetry, family and ...
 
SOUTH AFRICAN TOURISM
22 February 2013

Discover Cape Town's Rhythm This April

Known as Africa’s Grandest Gathering, the 2013 Cape Town International Jazz Festival (5-6 April 2013) looks set to be as foot-tappingly good as ever. Showcasing over 40 world-class acts from 12 countries, this year’s line-up features diverse live-music from traditional jazz, to funk, hip-hop, . ...
 
WILLIAM MORRIS
08 February 2013

Visitors flock to Walthamstow’s newly refurbished William Morris Gallery

Four times as many people visited Walthamstow’s William Morris Gallery since it reopened last August than during the same period the previous year, recent figures show. The Gallery has recorded 42,386 visitors from September to December 2012, compared to 10,699 for the same period in ...
 
WILLIAM MORRIS
07 February 2013

David Bailey exhibits unseen East End Faces at the William Morris Gallery

British photographer David Bailey will be returning to the borough of his birth to exhibit intimate photographs of the East End at Walthamstow’s William Morris Gallery, offering a rare insight into the faces and characters synonymous with the decade that gave us the Beatles and the Rolling Stones. ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
01 February 2013

Mayor of London Boris Johnson opens The View from The Shard

The Mayor of London Boris Johnson officially opened The View from The Shard - the premium attraction at the pinnacle of The Shard, developed by Sellar property in association with LBQ Ltd, at 0900hrs today, Friday 1 February 2013. The first guests to the attraction were greeted 244m (800ft) ...
 
AKRAM KHAN
28 January 2013

Two World Premieres and the Return of Olivier Award-Winning DESH: The Year Ahead for Akram Khan Company

Following the global success of Akram Khan Company throughout 2012, winning an Olivier Award for DESH and performing in front of one billion people as part of the London 2012 Olympics Opening ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
25 January 2013

Artist Stephen Wiltshire the first to capture The View from The Shard

British artist Stephen Wiltshire - renowned for recreating world leading cityscapes in intricate detail from memory - has captured the breathtaking cityscape from The View from The Shard, the new premium visitor attraction at the pinnacle of The Shard, London’s newest landmark and Western ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
17 January 2013

The View from The Shard announces Booktrust as its first charity partner

The new state of the art visitor experience at The View from The Shard - the premium attraction at the top of The Shard, London’s newest landmark, developed by Sellar Property in association with LBQ Ltd - has today been revealed for the first time, ahead of the attraction’s official opening to the public ...
 
THE VIEW FROM THE SHARD
11 January 2013

The View from The Shard Revealed Prior to Opening on 1 February 2013

The new state of the art visitor experience at The View from The Shard - the premium attraction at the top of The Shard, London’s newest landmark, developed by Sellar Property in association with LBQ Ltd - has today been revealed for the first time, ahead of the attraction’s official opening to the public ...
 
SOUTH AFRICAN TOURISM
09 January 2013

Follow Charley Boorman’s South African Adventure online and be in with a chance to win return flights to South Africa

Visit www.southafrica.net during January and February and you could be in with a chance to win two return flights to South Africa with South African Airways. To mark the launch of Charley Boorman’s ...
 
THE CYPRUS TOURISM ORGANISATION
02 January 2013

Cyprus Announces the Creation of Five New Marine Parks From 2013
Four large fishing vessels and a number a reef poles will be scuttled into the Cypriot Mediterranean throughout the first six months of 2013, as part of a €1.5m project that will create five new marine parks, encouraging the growth and protection of marine life around Cyprus. Funded by the Cyprus ...
 
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