Tim Hughes is captivated by Edward Fox’s portrayal of John Betjeman in Sand in the Sandwiches at Oxford Playhouse
As tickets go on sale for the last ever Cornbury Festival, event founder Hugh Phillimore tells Tim Hughes why it’s time to say farewell
Jean Darke of Jazz at St Giles, tells Tim Hughes why her church is the home of ‘cool’
The tea ceremony as we know it originated in 16th-century Japan, and at its heart was the chawan or teabowl.
If the terms ‘beautiful cracks’, ‘jugs’ and the technical process known as ‘pulling’ are up your alley, then you’ll probably be interested in going to see ceramicist Kate Malone in conversation at the Ashmolean Museum.
I am reporting to you this week from U165. This is not a far-flung planet, but my regular desk in the upper reading room of the Old Bodleian Library, where I have been a denizen for the last few months.
THERE was no stopping Wallingford’s lightweight GB scullers Ellie Piggott and Brianna Stubbs, who retained their national title in the British Senior Championships at Nottingham, writes John Wiggins.
Reviews of After Love; Starfish; Ethel & Ernest; Train to Busan; Attack of the Lederhosen Zombies; Burn Burn Burn; Let's Be Evil; NG83 When We Were B Boys; and Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World
Reviews of Five on a Treasure Island; Five Have a Mystery to Solve; Tintin and the Golden Fleece; Tintin and the Blue Oranges; Dougal and the Blue Cat; Pollux et le Chat Bleu; and Here Come the Double Deckers
Moorbath Professor Stephen Passed away peacefully in Sobell House on Sunday 16th October 2016, aged 87 years. He will be sadly missed by his Wife Pauline, children and partners Nick and Laila, and Susie and Simon, also the grandchildren James, Becki,…
Rose Molly Daphne OBE, DL, JP (née Marshall) Died peacefully on Sunday 16th October 2016. A Thanksgiving Service will take place on Tuesday 1st November in St Mary’s Church, Bampton at 3:00pm. Family flowers only. Donations in Molly’s memory to…
ROSE Molly Daphne OBE, DL, JP (née Marshall) Died peacefully on Sunday 16th October 2016. A Thanksgiving Service will take place on Tuesday 1st November in St Mary?s Church, Bampton at 3:00pm. Family flowers only. Donations in Molly?s memory to St…
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