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Launching a literature festival in an English village – BeaconLit comes to Ivinghoe

Suitably dramatic skyscape over Windmill Field, close to the BeaconLit venue in Ivinghoe, Bucks. BeaconLit, our local literary festival, was launched in  2013. This year (July 1) is the fifth festival. It is now held  in the dry and welcome warmth of the local school in Ivinghoe, Buckinghamshire. People attend to be inspired, informed and to… Continue reading

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The Durrells back on ITV to promote Corfu in 1935 time capsule

The second season of The Durrells began on ITV on Sunday April 23rd (8pm). The programme, set in 1935, follows Louisa Durrell’s attempt to make a new life for herself and her family in Corfu, after her husband died. The series stars Keeley Hawes, Josh O’Connor, Daisy Waterstone, Milo Parker, Callum Woodhouse, Leslie Caron, Yorgos Karamihos, Alexis Georgoulis and Christopher… Continue reading