Westminster Abbey reveals David Hockney’s ‘The Queen’s Window’

Westminster Abbey reveals David Hockney’s ‘The Queen’s Window’

On Wednesday, 26 September, a new stained glass window at Westminster Abbey designed by David Hockney was revealed to the public for the first time, depicting a vividly coloured country scene reflecting The Queen’s deep affection and connection to the countryside. The new window, called The Queen’s Window, is in...

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St James Senior Girls’ School – Open events

St James Senior Girls’ School – Open events

The best way to discover what our school is really like is to meet the girls themselves. Our future open events are listed below. You are most welcome to bring your daughter to all events. Girls are admitted to St James Senior Girls’ School at 11 and 16 years of...

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Mars

Mars

Down here in southern Spain, the views of Mars as it made its closest and brightest approach in 15 years on 27th July, were spectacular, and as I write this, it still dominates the southern sky, shining at magnitude -2.1 in the constellation of Capricornus. I’m observing with my old...

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Byron: Angel & Outcast with Simon Russell Beale

Byron: Angel & Outcast with Simon Russell Beale

Lord Byron – poet, campaigner and serial lover. A superstar, a pariah and a man ahead of his time. From fame and scandal in Regency England to epic voyages across Europe in conflict, Byron: Angel & Outcast offers an intimate look at a troubled genius. Simon Russell Beale narrates this dramatised...

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