Daily Archives: 10/06/2014

June talks and tours highlight Modern Masters and Old Masters

This month’s lunchtime talks and art bites at the Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery focus on Old Masters from one of its most historic collections plus Modern Masters from a significant exhibition. On Tuesday 17 June, senior conservator Neil Wressell will give a presentation about ‘A Royal Game’. This large-scale sculpture featuring Elizabeth I and […]

Carnival comes to town for Lord Mayor’s Day celebrations

Plymouth City Centre will be bursting with live entertainment, magic shows, balloon making and jugglers as part of the celebrations to welcome in the new Lord Mayor on Saturday 14 June. This year’s event, organised by Plymouth City Council in partnership with Plymouth University, will be centred around the theme of ‘The Amalgamation of the […]

Carers Week 9 to 15 June 2014

Unpaid carers are the unsung heroes who save health and social care around £120bn a year nationally. In Plymouth, more than 27,000 people are unpaid carers, with 42 per cent doing this for more than 20 hours each week, some of whom are children. Many people do not even identify themselves as a carer and […]