Arts events happening soon:

  • Tuesday 19 June 2018 at 19:00
    The violinists Philippa Mo and Harriet Mackenzie formed Retorica in 2010 to explore music for two violins, since when they have performed all over the world. Their attractive and wide ranging...
  • Wednesday 20 June 2018 at 19:00
    Ariel Lanyi is a rising star with an unusually mature instinct for the classical style (a challenge for any pianist) which he will demonstrate in a programme that contrasts Mozart’s tragic Adagio...
  • Thursday 21 June 2018 at 19:00
    Julia Hamos is kindly coming all the way from New York for her recital, where she studied with the great Beethoven interpreter, Richard Goode. Her programme features Beethoven’s Sonata in A major,...

Pitton & Farley Book Club

We are a small friendly group that meets the second Wednesday of each month in The Hook & Glove, Farley to discuss the book previously agreed at the last meeting – and to enjoy a glass of wine and a chat in relaxed surroundings!

Previous books read and discussed include-

“Moll Flanders” by Daniel Defoe, “The Crow Road” by Ian Banks, “Perfume” by Patrick Suskind, “Let’s Talk about Kevin” by Lionel Schriver, “The Africa House” by Christina Lamb, “The Poisonwood Bible” by Barbara Kingsolver, “Middlemarch” by George Eliot, “Brick Lane” by Monica Ali, “Jean de Florette” and “Manon des Sources” by Marcel Pagnol, “The Lovely Bones” by Alice Sebold, and “Lorna Doone” by R.D. Blackmore – in other words, a real mix of classics and modern literature!

Come and join us!

For more information contact Jenny Wyre on 712256 or Catherine Purves on 712651