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A recent dinner in Norwich with my favourite nature guru Richard Mabey brought to my attention a utopian cricket ground that could influence our own endeavours to revision the home of cricket in our local village of Coniston: Sir Paul Getty's 'cottage ornee' cricket pavilion set in the heart of the woods of the Chilterns (that's the bit soon to be changed by high-speed rail).
We won't quite have Getty's budget but we may well have his gumption.
...As the rain lashes the window on a Friday night, I find myself wondering if Barry White was much of a gardener?
The big cakes and all date is SUNDAY SEPT. 2ND 2012 - save the date now and order your waterproofs.
But you can also contact me if you're in the area another time and if I'm around you'll be most welcome.
Congratulations to us, everyone who worked on the building and of course to Sutherland Hussey architects for their inspirational design.
Here's a short film starring the Sutherlands that we made a few years ago shortly after the building relaunch...
Ben Sadler, aka one bit of Juneau projects, survived a recent stag night at Parkamoor with his mates, before getting married to the lovely Katy. We fed them a sunny brunch to see them on their way back home to Brum after whatever stags do in an offgrid house up a hill....
Congratulations to them both from all of us at Grizedale Arts...
Spanish artist Fernando Garcia Dory has been wowing us with his Cheese Masterclasses held this week in Coniston and Broughton-in-Furness.
Big congrats to our web guru and friend Dorian Moore and his wife Angie on the birth of a daughter Amiya!
Our boys Juneau Projects have put our Eastside Projects (Birmingham) Decent Proposal The Musical online here for you audio fans. Karen's microphone's a bit indistinct but it's all good fun. Also features Bedwyr Williams....
Pablo Bronstein's chicken coop column enjoyed a day up for the NGS Open Garden...
A great job has come up, originating in our 'Creative Egremont' project a few years back - managing the new arts programme at the Florence Centre in the former mining buildings of Egremont.
See job details here - deadline Friday 11th June
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