March 2011

Walking Weekend in Swaledale

Location: Upper Swaledale View More » | Date: 25/03/11 @ 11:45 am

Following yet another successful walking weekend in Clapham our next one is in Upper Swaledale. Staying at Keld Lodge or Butt House in Keld, a quiet village of old stone cottages and chapels, which blend in perfectly with the surrounding hills, echoing the stark beauty of this most beautiful dale.

Pretending to be Me by Tom Courtenay

Location: Harrogate View More » | Date: 20/03/11 @ 11:44 am

Pretending to be Me is Tom Courtenay's highly personal portrait of poet and Hull University librarian Philip Larkin. Featuring some of his most memorable poems and sprinkled with Larkin's trademark wit and unique look at life, this acerbic examination looks at they key events and moments in the life of one of the great masters of the English language and how they shaped his work. Commissioned by the Larkin Society to mark the 25th anniversary of his death, this brand new version is not to be missed.