Archive for July, 2008

  – Lovely piece in the Times by Jeremy Austin about the arrival of Lucha Libre in the UK. If you don’t know Lucha Libre is a term used in Mexico (and other Spanish speaking areas) in respect of a certain type of wrestling, known perhaps most notably for the amazing masks. – A little […]

Beside The Sea


It’s not often I attend a World Championship so today is definitely a day worth noting as we (along with Sky Sports and a legion of others) attended the World Championship Snail Racing event in Congham, Norfolk. The sun shone, and then the heavens opened (which I’m blaming on March Brass, who insisted on playing […]

– Interview with the not often interviewed Bridget Riley, whose work I’m an enormous fan of. The ceo and I (and others) went to see this Riley exhibition in the beautiful surroundings of Narborough Hall last year on a fiercely hot day. If you get the chance and you’re in the area make sure you […]

Heart Of Glass


A wonderful exhibition at the King’s Lynn Art’s Centre, Hi Sklo Lo Sklo – From Masterpiece to Mass Produced Post War Czechoslovakian Glass from The Graham Cooley Collection. Remarkably one of three exhibitions in the town.