Fine Art dealers Gladwell & Patterson, located on Beauchamp Place, Knightsbridge, are delighted to announce their forthcoming exhibition, from Wednesday 13 – Tuesday 19 November, showcasing the latest works from leading landscape artist Peter Symonds.
Completing the gruelling weekend with just over 1200 miles covered, Bob Higginson the mastermind of Mini4RNLI, along with seven other cars made it back to the Cary Arms just before 7pm Monday evening (25th November). The three-day road trip with three classic minis leading the convoy left Brixham on Friday 22nd to embark on the famous Rallye Beaujolais, the annual Beaujolais Nouveau run, to raise funds for the Torbay RNLI.
Alan Bennett is surprised. Surprised that the audience found his latest play funny. “I had no notion,” he says, “I thought they would be shocked”. I am one of a scribble of journalists taking tea and biscuits in a National Theatre meeting room with the playwright, screenwriter, actor and author. We have just emerged from a sparkling midweek matinee showing of his new comedy, and yes, People had the audience in stitches, but it is quite a provocative piece in which Bennett has a dig at institutions such as the Church of England and the National Trust.