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Trigger Happy Hands

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Pavilion in Bedford Square

We were up in town yesterday evening and happened to pass Bedford Square where there’s an intriguing piece of art/architecture. It’s the winner of a competition which was judged on “constructability within a tight schedule and budget, simplicity and elegant … Continue reading

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Duke Vin and the Birth of Ska

I’m afraid I won’t be around for the SERTUC Film Club’s showing of Duke Vin and the Birth of Ska on Thursday 7th August 2008 (6.30 – 9.30pm). Apparently the film will tell the story of Duke Vin and Count … Continue reading

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Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog

I almost didn’t click through to Dr. Horrible, but if you don’t you’ll regret it.Joss Whedon, of Buffy fame is involved. You’ve got until 20th July. Thanks to Bon Ton for the tip off.

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Thion at The Arthouse

As I was slightly early home this evening my eldest son and I dropped in to the Arthouse on Lewisham Way to take a look at an exhibition by Thion, a local artist. The paintings were all accompanied by a … Continue reading

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Reliant for our Age

I know that this is just a Robin Reliant turned the other way round, but I think the possibility of owning one would probably be enough to encourage me to learn to drive, that is if the ghosts of the … Continue reading

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War Horse

If you can I’d urge you to go see War Horse. It’s based on a Michael Morpurgo children’s book and while I think that there was almost every First World War cliche you could think of in the play the … Continue reading

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Deptford Marbles

At the last meeting I had with Streetleaders, when I was Cabinet Member for the Environment on Lewisham Council, we talked about improving a small corner of Deptford. The taggers had been at work covering the mural and shop shutters … Continue reading

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GAC – Bird Garden with Intestinal Self-Portrait

Via things magazine I find that the Government Art Collection is online. The picture above [now removed as I’m told it’s a violation of copyright – see Robert’s comment] was the first I came across and the collectors describe it … Continue reading

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