Image credit: Tove Jansson, Cover for a comic book, 1957. Moomin Museum, Tampere Art Museum Moominvalley Collection. Photo: Jari Kuusenaho / Tampere Art Museum. © Moomin Characters™ Exhibitions and Displays Tove Jansson The first UK retrospective of one of the most celebrated illustrators of the 20th century, Tove Jansson (1914–2001). Known internationally as the creator of the Moomin characters and books, … Continue reading DULWICH PICTURE GALLERY DECEMBER EVENTS
WITHOUT COMMENT - SHIRLEY OAKS AS SEEN BY THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES News From Crystal Palace was looking for a bit of background history on Shirley Oaks and found the following. Taken from the National Archives website it is reproduced almost without comment except this: Shirley Oaks survivors (and their friends / relatives / supporters) will … Continue reading WITHOUT COMMENT – SHIRLEY OAKS AS SEEN BY THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES
CARNEGIE LIBRARY INDEPENDENT PANEL MEMBERS NAMED (but there's a catch....) The four people on the independent assessment panel set to decide which of two groups gets to take over the running of the Carnegie library, Herne Hill have now been named following a Freedom of Information request. The three - all of whom are Lambeth … Continue reading CARNEGIE LIBRARY: INDEPENDENT PANEL NAMED – BUT THERE'S A CATCH…..Public meeting tonight (Tuesday)
ARCHIVES DECISION IN JULY? Lambeth council's cabinet are set to decide what to do with the borough's historic archives at their meeting in July. The archives are currently housed in the Minet library in Knatchbull Road (with, as previously reported by News From Crystal Palace, some archives rumoured to have already been moved to the … Continue reading ARCHIVES DECISION IN JULY?