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Talk to the Golden Monkey

Talk to the Golden Monkey

World Book Day – a celebration of writing for children, or a celebrity marketing exercise? Our culture has become so obsessed with celebrity that we have started to confuse fame with ability, and they are not the same thing at all. We are deeply concerned and...
An Agreement Made by Gaslight

An Agreement Made by Gaslight

A short history of the NBA and what a new agreement might look like.   Like many of the best stories, this one starts in the winding, gas-lit streets of Victorian London. Let’s take a little trip back to 1852. This was the year that the new Chamber of the House...
The History of Abbey Fields, Kenilworth

The History of Abbey Fields, Kenilworth

A new book from local historian, Robin D Leach. We already have a nice long list of people waiting for Robin’s latest book – and we’re happy to say that this will now be with us in just a couple of days. We are expecting the book to arrive, hot off...
Celestine and the Hare

Celestine and the Hare

  No act of kindness is ever wasted – Aesop, teller of tales c590BC If you haven’t yet found these beautiful little books, pick one up and have a look. We’ve never found a book so small that is so warm and so heartbreakingly profound. The creatures in the...
Needlefelt workshop – make a fox!

Needlefelt workshop – make a fox!

A one-day adult workshop in needle felting – make a fox! As part of Kenilworth Arts Festival, on Friday 22st September, Karin Celestine of Celestine and the Hare will be running a one day needle felting workshop for adults, in which you can make yourself a...