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Surveyors search for Civil War scorch marks and musket ball holes at Tudor school building

Mon, 2014-05-12 00:00
Conservators creating the new £5.4 million Civil War Centre at Nottingham say they have reached a "crucial" stage in their overhaul of a 17th century school.
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Surveyors search for Civil War scorch marks and musket ball holes at Civil War building

Mon, 2014-05-12 00:00
Conservators creating the new £5.4 million Civil War Centre at Nottingham say they have reached a "crucial" stage in their overhaul of a 17th century school.
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1,500-year-old bone of giant auk found by archaeologists in early medieval Scotland

Mon, 2014-05-12 00:00
Archaeologists and leaders at the Scottish Seabird Centre say the upper arm bone of a flightless bird, last scene in Scotland in 1840, provides a warning about extinction.
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Imperial War Museum launches "extraordinary" Lives of the First World War memorial

Mon, 2014-05-12 00:00
The Imperial War Museum has launched its ambitious Lives of the First World War website in a permanent digital memorial to more than eight million men and women.
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Great British Bake Off 2013 winner Frances Quinn cooks Henri Matisse's Blue Nude

Mon, 2014-05-12 00:00
Based on Matisse's 1952 work, in-demand Bake Off star Frances Quinn is one of nearly 1,000 supporters backing the Art Fund's Edible Masterpieces campaign.
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National Railway Museum launches quest to find the nation's favourite railway toy

Mon, 2014-05-12 00:00
The National Railway Museum in York is asking the public to nominate their favourite childhood railway toys ahead of a major exhibition about toys opening in spring 2015.
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M-O-R-R-I-S: Mr Smith talks letterpress and William Morris ahead of Museums at Night

Mon, 2014-05-12 00:00
Mr Smith welcomes Culture24 to his Kennington studio to demonstrate the tools of his trade and reveal his plans for Museums at Night on May 15 at William Morris Gallery.
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The top graduate artists of 2014? The Catlin Art Prize seeks out the best emerging artists

Fri, 2014-05-09 00:00
Seven graduate artists are vying for the Catlin Art Prize 2014. The exhibition of their work is showing at the Londonewcastle Project Space in London until May 24 - take a closer look here.
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The fun of the fayre: Alex Hartley talks twinning Nowhereisland for Museums at Night

Fri, 2014-05-09 00:00
Market Hall Museum in landlocked Warwick is the next stop for Nowhereisland as artist Alex Hartley stages an eccentric Museums at Night county fair.
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The top graduate artists of 2014? The Catlin Art Prize seeks out the best emerging artists

Fri, 2014-05-09 00:00
Seven graduate artists are vying for the Catlin Art Prize 2014. The exhibition of their work is showing at the Londonewcastle Project Space in London until May 24 - take a closer look here.
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BBC lines up Will Gompertz Saturday night TV documentary for Museums at Night festival

Fri, 2014-05-09 00:00
BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz is to present a major TV documentary covering the Museums at Night festival, airing on BBC Two this Saturday night, May 17, at 7pm.
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The beautiful game: Matt Pyke talks football and digital art for Museums at Night

Fri, 2014-05-09 00:00
We interview Matt Pyke from Universal Everything about his real time voice reactive digital work set destined for the National Football Museum, Manchester for Museums at Night.
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Dancefloors, steampunks and murders: Six to see for Museums at Night 2014

Fri, 2014-05-09 00:00
Where will you go? Here are six brilliant events in Carlisle, Manchester, Warwickshire, Nottinghamshire, Hastings and Brighton to whet your appetite.
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