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Since 2002, Warwickshire Open Studios has been helping visual artists and designer makers across the Warwickshire and Coventry area connect with art-lovers who enjoy, buy, commission and participate in their work.
The Ledbury Poetry Festival takes place over ten days each July (29th June – 8th July in 2018). They are the biggest and best poetry festival in the UK, featuring poets from all over the world. If you think you know what poetry is, come along and they'll surprise you.
Timber, the International Forest Festival is a joint venture between the National Forest Company, the creation of England’s first new forest in a thousand years and Wild Rumpus, who take people on creative adventures outdoors to change the way they look at the world around them, both have come together to create an international festival exploring the transformative impact of forests.
Fairport Convention has been making great music for over fifty years. Credited with originating British folk-rock music, the band has been through many changes but the current members retain a passion for live performance.