What Shall We Do With The Drunken Sailor? premieres at Tenby Museum

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On Thursday 24 September at 2.30pm, the film What Shall We Do With The Drunken Sailor? by Wet Paint Theatre Company will be shown in Wales for the first time at Tenby Museum and Art Gallery. The 20 minute film, written by Chris Ward, charts the declining years of Tenby born artist Nina Hamnett, self-styled […]

Friday 18 September 

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15.00 Robert Recorde          Gordon Roberts Click on the link below to show the Poster of the Robert Recorde Events Robert Recorde Events (as part of the special 8 week event at Tenby Museum, Robert Recorde: All Angles Covered, funded by the London Mathematical Society)

Thursday 24 September    

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14.30 What Shall We Do With The Drunken Sailor? (docu-drama about Nina Hamnett) Wet Paint Films (with a Q&A session to follow)

Friday 9 October  

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19.00 Robert Recorde and the History of Science        Professor John Tucker (as part of the special 8 week event at Tenby Museum, Robert Recorde: All Angles Covered, funded by the London Mathematical Society)

Friday 23 October    

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19.00 Robert Recorde (1510 – 1558): A Man of Principle in a Turbulent Age Professor Gareth Roberts (as part of the special 8 week event at Tenby Museum, Robert Recorde: All Angles Covered, funded by the London Mathematical Society)

An evaluation of the life and works of Robert Recorde

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Event Archive | No Comments

The launch conference at the Tenby Museum and Art Gallery on 19 October was a magical event held at a delightful location under a clear blue sky! Our particular thanks are due to Sue Baldwin, who coordinated the event, to the trustees of the Museum for their support and enthusiasm, and to Robin Wilson for […]

POSTCARDS FROM TENBY – SEPTEMBER 2014

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Following on from last years successful event, the Friends of Tenby Museum are  organising another Postcards from Tenby fund raiser. Last year’s funds enabled the museum to conserve several works of important art from its collection, including four pencil drawings by John Uzzell Edwards, an oil by Anthony Devas, watercolours by Isabella Lucy Wilcox and an oil […]

Recent Events – 2014 saw a busy lecture programme

Posted by on Sep 17, 2014 in Event Archive | No Comments

Alfred Russell Wallace: an inspiration for Charles Darwin – a talk by professor Tony Campbell (in association with the Darwin Centre & British Science Association); Tenby in the Great War – a talk by Simon Hancock of Haverfordwest Museum; A Pilgrimage Through History – a talk by Father Gildas of Caldey Island; Stonehenge and Preseli: Exploring the meaning of the […]

Writing – from desk to bookshop

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As part of World Book Day celebrations, Tenby Museum and Art Gallery was fortunate to have a well-known literary name giving a talk at the museum. In “Writing – from Desk to Bookshop” author, poet and former Greenhillian Professor Tony Curtis, who has published over thirty books, talked abut the writing process and read from […]