The return… to Liverpool, for Sickert and Freud

It felt very good to be meeting up in the Abbey Car Park once again on Saturday 30th October, after such a long pandemic-enforced break, to board our Longmynd Travel coach to Liverpool. 38 of us, masked up for the safety of all, travelled together. In our sights were two excellent exhibitions: Walter Sickert: A …

One January day, two Wirral galleries

The day trip to the Wirral, to the Williamson Art Gallery and Museum in Birkenhead and the Lady Lever Art Gallery in Port Sunlight was voted another success, a visit to two very different galleries. The Williamson Art Gallery – like many others – is showing the effects of changed financial circumstances, in contrast to …

Inspirational Coventry, Autumn 2019

Coventry’s Herbert Art Gallery and Cathedral are next door to each other, giving us more than enough to fill the autumn galleries day trip without going farther afield (unless you wanted to). Like most city galleries, The Herbert has an art collection which is a reflection of purchases over many years which combine local interests …