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Class times

Hello all, I’ve just added a couple of class times on the page for the next few months.

By popular demand I’m running a machine embroidery class on 2nd September so if you fancy learning the technic go on give it a go.  76 more words


1890: That Kind of Day

Gustave Moreau: A Dead Poet being Carried by a Centaur (c. 1890)

Review: 'Goldsmith Jones,' by Sam Taylor-Pye

Published By: Clink Street Publishing

Publication Date: 9th February 2017

I.S.B.N.: 978-1911110972

Format: Paperback

Price: £9.99


Fourteen-year-old Goldsmith Jones is left stranded in crime-ridden, gangland territory.

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TBR Challenge: Lady Cat by Joan Overfield

This title may be purchased from Amazon

For years Lord Stephen Rockholme had been a rake of the first order, devoted to the pursuit of sensual pleasure, if not to the women who so willingly provided it.

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Historical Romance

What’s it like to work in a museum?

Many students who visit Sovereign Hill tell us they would love to work in a museum when they grow up. What kinds of jobs can you do in a museum and how do you get one? 1,206 more words

Victorian Gold Rush

1877: Lights

John Atkinson Grimshaw: Scarborough Lights (1877)

Carl Spitzweg 1808-1885

Carl Spitzweg (1808-1885), Hanfstaengl, Fotographie ca. 1860