This medieval Belgian city provides the perfect setting for Christmas markets and other festive activities, says Katy Guest
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Friday 12 April 2013
There's something about the Zen-garden aspect of John Cage's music that lends itself particularly well to these interpretations by the Italian harpist Floraleda Sacchi. The instrument is especially effective in the more obviously “beautiful” pieces such as “Dream” and “In a Landscape”, where the undulating, intertwining figures have the same serene intensity as on piano, but are less overtly soothing, always poised on a sharper edge.
Sunday 24 February 2013
Hundreds will queue overnight to buy postcard-size artworks that could be worth tens of thousands
Friday 08 February 2013
London’s entrepreneurs continue to buck the economic woes of the rest of the country amid increasing demand for space, landlord Workspace said today.
Sunday 27 January 2013
A million anti-gay marriage postcards were handed out at Catholic masses over the weekend as the Roman Catholic Church began a last-ditch mobilisation of opposition to the equal marriage bill.
Saturday 10 November 2012
For all its ruses, this novel-memoir holds compelling secrets
Saturday 10 November 2012
Thousands of moving war stories are being unearthed in a drive to gather a vast collection of First World War memorabilia from across Europe.
Sunday 04 November 2012
Buy a home there and enjoy a 1 per cent mortgage, the world's best quality of life, and an ultra-safe economy
Tuesday 16 October 2012
The amount of mail sent by consumers has more than halved in the past six years, but internet shopping has fuelled an increase in the number of packets and parcels being delivered, according to a new study.
Thursday 23 August 2012
Undelivered items were found after Royal Mail sent tracking device with shopping voucher
Sarah Lucas: Ordinary Things, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
Another London: International Photographers Capture City Life 1930-1980, Tate Britain, London
Sunday 29 July 2012
Don't laugh: Sarah Lucas's erotic work may bring naughty postcards to mind, but in reality she's as classical an artist as Cézanne or Michelangelo
Saturday 30 June 2012
In 1976, when I was 14, my family migrated to Britain from the Caribbean. We had landed in a cauldron of bitter rhetoric about race and immigration. Unemployment was rising, and a vociferous minority demanded that "coloured" migrants be sent home.
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