Today is the delivery day for the works of art to be delivered to the West Buckland Festival and then the work begins, hanging and displaying the exhibits ready for the preview on Thursday night. The Festival is upon us and the ticket sales have been rather good! There are a few left for the Friday night event and a few for the Saturday night. Read more…
Friday 9th September 2011, 7:30 – 10:00pm in St Peter’s Church, West Buckland
Friday Night is Music Night with international and local musicians and singers.
Enjoy the music of Paganini, Ravel, Grieg, Elgar and many more.
Lot 1 . The choice of one of three paintings or drawings by Gerald Moore.
Lot 2 . A week, for two, of rock climbing and walking in the mountains of North Wales with an experienced instructor.
Lot 4 . A picnic on Exmoor for three or four with travel in a vintage Rolls Royce.
Lot 5 . A black bag…
Extract from Veronica Henry’s blog:
We drove to Park Farm (the River Cottage HQ outside Axminster) on Sunday morning, the sunshine watery, the Dorset countryside still lush (that would be all the rain we had this summer). On the top drive, a row of twenty MX5s was lined up, gleaming with shimmery sparkly paintwork. I could drive whichever one I liked, apparently, so I picked a hard-top six-speed coupe in metallic red. But there was a price to pay – I had to have lunch first. Read more…