Cultured Kids #65

Hello Cultured Kids! I daren't even say it ... can we look towards a more 'normal' summer? With so...

A walk from Blackfriars, London

As restrictions very slowly begin to lift, we can begin to travel outside our immediate locality....

Sculpture in Battersea Park

There are many things we miss in lockdown, but for me, the closure of museums and art galleries is...
Cultured Kids #65

Cultured Kids #65

Hello Cultured Kids! I daren't even say it ... can we look towards a more 'normal' summer? With so many vaccinated and a roadmap looking like we can move from social restrictions ... The theatre trip we had booked in December has already been bounced twice, will it be...

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A walk from Blackfriars, London

A walk from Blackfriars, London

As restrictions very slowly begin to lift, we can begin to travel outside our immediate locality. Whilst this doesn't mean some of my favourite places in London are flinging their doors open just yet, it does mean that soaking up some of the things we love in London,...

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Sculpture in Battersea Park

Sculpture in Battersea Park

There are many things we miss in lockdown, but for me, the closure of museums and art galleries is just heartbreaking. Online culture is fantastic, but nothing beats the real thing. Therefore, I've been seeking out culture in our local open spaces, and remembered the...

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BBC4 is my cultural lifeline in lockdown 3

BBC4 is my cultural lifeline in lockdown 3

Well, here we are aagin: Let's not delve into how we got here, but we are. There is little cheer in these long, dark, cold nights, particularly when I can't brighten them with a trip to the theatre, ballet or an art gallery. But yet again, I am turning to the online...

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Book Review: Another You, Kirsten Hesketh

Book Review: Another You, Kirsten Hesketh

Another Us, Kirsten Hesketh, is focused around the loveable Emma and her family, which include three children, the middle of which is diagnosed with Aspergers in the opening pages. As her life becomes consumed with her son's diagnosis, she becomes equally fixated on a...

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Cultured Kids, December 2020 #62

Cultured Kids, December 2020 #62

Hello Cultured Kids! December is usually a month packed with back-to-back culture, but with the tier system in place, it's looking very different this year. However, theatres, museums and galleries are adapting, and becoming cover-safe, so here's hoping that Christmas...

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