Capturing the moment

May

26

2015

Capturing the moment

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A Fareham photographer talks to Charlotte Pearson about travelling and getting the right shot. A photo says a thousand words and can conjure up a range of emotions. Capturing memories for people to share with loved ones is one of the reasons that photographer Adam de-Ste-Croix got into the profession. At...

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BF15 Nina Conti

May

20

2015

BF15 Nina Conti

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Event: Nina Conti Venue: Theatre Royal Brighton Date: May 19, 2015 Review: Laura Cartledge Nina Conti is best known as a ventriloquist with a fondness for unpredictable live performances. Oh, and the monkey. If your benchmark leaves people expecting the unexpected it can be a challenge to surprise but...

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BF15 Romeo & Juliet

May

18

2015

BF15 Romeo & Juliet

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Event: Globe Theatre on Tour, Romeo and Juliet Venue: Brighton Open Air Theatre Date: May 16, 2015 Review: Laura Cartledge More than two years after I first came across the remarkable BOAT project, I was more than a little bit excited to be taking my seat on one of the grass rows to see the unique theatre open...

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BF15 Carol Ann Duffy

May

13

2015

BF15 Carol Ann Duffy

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Event: Carol Ann Duffy & LiTTLe MaCHiNe Venue: Brighton Dome Concert Hall Date: May 5, 2015 Review: Laura Cartledge I’ve loved Carol Ann Duffy since I was 15 and first introduced to her work in an English GCSE class. Among the never-ending Shakespeare and war poetry her wit, humour and feminist...

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Sail away

Apr

27

2015

Sail away

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It is never too late to learn to sail as Charlotte Pearson discovers in Sussex. The wind in your hair, the sun on your face and the expanse of water in front of you – sailing sounds perfectly idyllic. And this month (May) as part of RYA Push the Boat Out a number of sailing clubs and watersports...

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Steeped in history

Apr

27

2015

Steeped in history

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A challenging project to help protect spectacular stained glass windows is taking place in Hampshire, as Alex Jenkins discovers. Pictures courtesy of The National Trust As the sun shines through the stunning stained glass, the light dances across the walls and floor of The Vyne’s chapel. The 500 year...

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Changing perceptions

Apr

27

2015

Changing perceptions

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Laura Cartledge discovers the dance theatre which moves to its own beat. Think of boys and dance and ‘Billy Elliot’ is probably the name that springs to mind. However Hampshire has someone else helping the artform to take big strides. “For me it is just about opening eyes, challenging expectations...

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iPad Picasso

Apr

8

2015

iPad Picasso

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Laura Cartledge talks to an artist who refused to let life get in the way of his passion. Roz Hall wasn’t happy to leave his art education in the classroom. Roz But, following a fine art degree at the University of Chichester, parenthood and full-time employment meant traditional painting wasn’t...

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Petworth’s antiques fair

Apr

7

2015

Petworth’s antiques fair

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A new ‘boutique-style’ antiques fair is coming to Petworth, as Alex Jenkins reveals. Petworth has made a name for itself as the antiques hub of the south thanks to its large number of specialist antique shops. Ingrid Nilson So it is no surprise to hear a new antiques fair is taking place in the...

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Let’s dance

Apr

7

2015

Let’s dance

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With the Hilton Brighton Metropole’s charity Mid Summer Ball returning this year Alex Jenkins looks at four local personalities who are putting their pride aside and dancing to raise money for two great causes. Professional dancers Laura and Natasha The jive and the samba dances have had their time...

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