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Curator's Choice: Cathy Sloan on a three-metre high outdoor mural of Edward Elgar

Tue, 2014-09-02 23:00
A street art team known as We Love Art have created a cheeky version of Edward Elgar on the wall of his museum. Director Cathy Sloan introduces the high-velocity work.
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Rotherham archaeologists use crowdfunding in bid to reveal Roman South Yorkshire

Tue, 2014-09-02 23:00
Aiming to raise £3,500 through public donations, a social enterprise archaeology group are hoping to reveal more about Roman Rotherham via a back garden in Swinton.
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The Wedgwood Collection Choice: The First Day's Vase from the Industrial Revolution

Tue, 2014-09-02 23:00
Marking a milestone in the Industrial Revolution, the Wedgwood's black basalt vases were made to celebrate the opening of the ornamental works at Etruria. Take a closer look.
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Indian dance performance to take Mancunians on journey of Ascension to the heavens

Tue, 2014-09-02 23:00
See pictures from the Asian dance company who are visiting Manchester with a show based on Dante's ascension from the 14th century Divine Comedy poem.
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Archaeologists reveal Roman Norfolk with in-demand garden digs in Caistor St Edmund

Mon, 2014-09-01 23:00
Homeowners in a village near Norwich have invited archaeologists into their gardens in pursuit of Roman artefacts. Andrew Ray, of the digging team, reveals more.
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In their own words: Why the £2.75 million bid to save Wedgwood Collection must succeed

Mon, 2014-09-01 23:00
Wedgwood Museum Director Gaye Blake-Roberts, Design Critic Alice Rawsthorn, Stoke-on Trent MP Tristram Hunt and the V&A's Tim Reeve on the Wedgwood appeal.
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"Severe" Ice Age event could have killed off Neanderthals 39,000 years ago, say experts

Mon, 2014-09-01 23:00
Professor Chris Stringer, of the Natural History Museum, on new research revealing the rise and fall of Neanderthals and early modern humans thousands of years ago.
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Art Fund launches public appeal to save £15.75 million Wedgwood Collection

Sun, 2014-08-31 23:00
The V&A will take ownership of the UNESCO-classified collection before loaning it to the Wedgwood Museum if a public appeal can raise £2.75 million in under three months.
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Hayward Gallery's Light Show exhibition to dazzle the world on exotic tour

Sun, 2014-08-31 23:00
Following its success at the Hayward Gallery in 2013, Light Show will tour to New Zealand, Australia, the United Arab Emirates and Greece, curators have announced.
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Archaeologists say "special" longhouse could reveal life during Scottish Middle Ages

Sun, 2014-08-31 23:00
Experts say a 14th or 15th century rural farmstead, discovered as part of a new electricity site being built in Aberdeenshire, is "quite special" and of national significance.
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Last two airworthy Lancaster bombers cancel appearances after Durham engine shutdown

Thu, 2014-08-28 23:00
Vera - the Canadian Mynarski Memorial Lancaster bomber - has had to halt her British tour after performing a precautionary engine shutdown.
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Competition: Win a copy of Douglas Coupland: Everywhere is Anywhere is Anything is Everything

Thu, 2014-08-28 23:00
The first monograph to provide a comprehensive overview of the bestselling author, designer and artist's visual art practice is out, and we've got a copy to give away.
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LS Lowry work saved from tomato ketchup stains to go on first public display in Salford

Thu, 2014-08-28 23:00
The Thames at Greenwich will go on show to the public for the first time after conservators removed stains said by the lenders to include tomato ketchup.
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Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark announce second ship-themed gig at Museum of Liverpool

Thu, 2014-08-28 23:00
The revered electro-pop group will become the first band to play at the waterfront museum, paying homage to the Dazzle Ship exhibit which inspired their fourth album.
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Archaeologists find 2,000-year-old wooden toilet seat used by Romans at Vindolanda fort

Thu, 2014-08-28 23:00
The only surviving wooden Roman toilet seat in Britain has been found in perfectly-preserved condition at the former fort of Vindolanda, near Hadrian's Wall.
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Beautiful, grown-up and erudite: Coastal Currents festival returns with sawing and feathers

Wed, 2014-08-27 23:00
Alice Anderson's work on the front of an Old Town shop and Kate MccGwire's strange feathers in a castle are among the highlights in the Hastings festival's 15th year.
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National Motorcycle Museum offers £20,000 reward after thieves smash trophy cabinets

Wed, 2014-08-27 23:00
The Solihull museum is appealing for information after thieves stole trophies and replicas and caused "substantial damage" during a late night break-in.
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Public offered toilet roll and cut-price prints by Chapman Brothers in Jerwood Gallery appeal

Wed, 2014-08-27 23:00
With just three days left to raise the £25,000 needed to bring the Chapman Brothers to Hastings, the Jerwood Gallery is calling on the public to help it cross the finish line.
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Unexpected Festival returns to Exeter with First World War Centenary work and circus stars

Tue, 2014-08-26 23:00
Back in the city for a second time, Exeter's Unexpected Festival features acclaimed circus group NoFitState and performances at the Royal Albert Memorial Museum.
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World Museum Liverpool's Green Pigeon is unique and related to Dodo, say scientists

Tue, 2014-08-26 23:00
Scientists in Australia have extracted and purified tiny DNA fragments to draw groundbreaking conclusions about the 230-year-old Green Pigeon held in Liverpool.
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