Steve Lilly
portrait artist

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Sutton Coldfield Parade

Saturday 3rd March 2018

9:00am - 5:00pm


Bert and Gerts are delighted to bring their usual mix of Arts, Crafts and Vintage back to Sutton Coldfield.

Sutton Coldfield Parade

Saturday 17th March  2018

9:00am - 5:00pm


Bert and Gerts are delighted to bring their usual mix of Arts, Crafts and Vintage back to Sutton Coldfield.
            
Colmore Row Arts Market         
23rd March 9:00am till 5:30pm

Set in the beautiful grounds of Birmingham Cathedral this market is a joint initiative between Colmore BID, Moseley Community Development Trust and Boffy Arts Markets.  Many of the artists who trade at Moseley Arts Market also attend this event in Colmore Row, Birmingham. This is a great opportunity for them to show their work further afield to a wider audience. Original pieces can be purchased direct from the artists as well as commissions being undertaken. A wide variety of artists attend ranging from potters to jewellers, wood workers to blacksmiths and textile artists to painters and illustrators. All local and all very talented.

Moseley Arts & Craft Market Birmingham

28th April 9:00am till 3:00pm


Moseley is one of Birmingham's artistic hotbeds, home to many creative people and the Arts market and a showcase for local talent. You'll find a range of high quality original work by artists, photographers, metal workers, jewellers, sculptors, textile artists, glass makers, potters, woodworkers and painters and illustrators.

Colmore Row Arts Market         
25th May 9:00am till 5:30pm

Set in the beautiful grounds of Birmingham Cathedral this market is a joint initiative between Colmore BID, Moseley Community Development Trust and Boffy Arts Markets.  Many of the artists who trade at Moseley Arts Market also attend this event in Colmore Row, Birmingham. This is a great opportunity for them to show their work further afield to a wider audience. Original pieces can be purchased direct from the artists as well as commissions being undertaken. A wide variety of artists attend ranging from potters to jewellers, wood workers to blacksmiths and textile artists to painters and illustrators. All local and all very talented.

Moseley Arts & Craft Market Birmingham

26th May 9:00am till 3:00pm


Moseley is one of Birmingham's artistic hotbeds, home to many creative people and the Arts market and a showcase for local talent. You'll find a range of high quality original work by artists, photographers, metal workers, jewellers, sculptors, textile artists, glass makers, potters, woodworkers and painters and illustrators.

Bridlington Old Town’s 1940s Festival

Sunday 10th June 2018

FREE entry 11am


SUPERB ENTERTAINMENT

Following Last Years Highly Successful 1940s Festival We Again Have Invited Hand Picked Favourite Vocalists With ‘Headline Performers’ George Formby Experience, Madeline Brown, Jessa Liversidge and Much Much More…Including Coastal Voices, Yorkshire Corps of Drums and planned Battle of Britain Flyover.

GREAT FOOD & DRINK
An amazing selection of Traditional Home Made and Specialist Foods including Hog Roasts, Trench Stew, Artisan Breads, Crepes, Pies and Great Sweet Stalls await the visitors to the Bridlington 1940's Festival. Pubs with Real Ale, Restaurants, Tea Rooms, Traditional Fish & Chips and Walmington-On-Sea Brewery. Take time to savour the delights offered all along the High and Priory Green including a NAAFI Cafe.

DADS ARMY FILM LOCATION
You can walk down Old Town's Georgian High Street,its Market Place & Westgate all part of the 1940's Festival area and where the filming took place in November 2014.Whilst the props and sets have gone, there remains some names and decoration such as the Walmington On Sea Brewery, Mercers Shoe Repair Shop and Marigolds Tea Rooms for the visitor to ponder, whilst finding Old Town's own Traditional Butchers shop.

Kings Lynn 1940s
Sunday 22nd July 2018

This event captures what life was like on the home front during the Second World War and is packed with sights and sounds for the 1940s.  British and American wartime characters will also be spotted in the town. 
Various sites around King’s Lynn town centre will host activities for ‘Forties Lynn – Life on the Home Front’

Among the attractions will be a display of military and civilian vehicles from the era, including cars, motorbikes, jeeps and bicycles.People can enjoy a 1940s tea dance, and there will be music, a vintage market, and the air raid shelter beneath the Tuesday Market Place will be open. An army camp from the Second World War will also be set up with enactors from the Royal Norfolk Regiment.


“We’re going back in time again to the indomitable community spirit of the 1940s. Fans of the TV series Dad’s Army can again visit Corporal Jones’ van and meet the team from the Dad’s Army museum in Thetford as the Museum's Artist in Residence I will also be in attendance.

Dad's Army 50th Anniversary Celebrations
Dad's Army Museum, Thetford
Saturday 28th July 2018

An event to commemorate the 50th anniversary of this most classic of British sitcoms. The museum has arranged with the local council for extra space in the Guildhall behind the museum. 

Peaky Blinders Night

Black Country Living Museum

Friday 7th September 2018

Tickets for this event have now Sold Out


Step inside the murky underworld of the Peaky Blinders as you discover their dark history.  Dig out your flat caps and  take a stroll around the set for the Shelby’s scrap metal business - Charlie's yard where – where many props used during the filming remain.

Grab your cap or your flapper dress and step into the world of the Shelby's. Walk around the Peaky Blinders film set to enjoy an evening of music and entertainment from the roaring 20s.

  • Explore the smoky back streets and slum housing that gave birth to the notorious gang
  • Head on over to the Museum’s very own ‘Garrison pub’ for a pint of real local ale
  • Be a part of the roaring nightlife that characterised the interwar years and enjoy live music, entertainment and dancing
  • Watch out for any fights that break out around the Museum, as this year live street theatre will bring the gun-slinging gang warfare to life before your eyes.

Peaky Blinders Night

Black Country Living Museum

Saturday 8th September 2018

Tickets for this event have now Sold Out


Step inside the murky underworld of the Peaky Blinders as you discover their dark history.  Dig out your flat caps and  take a stroll around the set for the Shelby’s scrap metal business - Charlie's yard where – where many props used during the filming remain.

Grab your cap or your flapper dress and step into the world of the Shelby's. Walk around the Peaky Blinders film set to enjoy an evening of music and entertainment from the roaring 20s.

  • Explore the smoky back streets and slum housing that gave birth to the notorious gang
  • Head on over to the Museum’s very own ‘Garrison pub’ for a pint of real local ale
  • Be a part of the roaring nightlife that characterised the interwar years and enjoy live music, entertainment and dancing
  • Watch out for any fights that break out around the Museum, as this year live street theatre will bring the gun-slinging gang warfare to life before your eyes.

Peaky Blinders Night

Black Country Living Museum

Friday 14th September 2018

Tickets for this event have now Sold Out


Step inside the murky underworld of the Peaky Blinders as you discover their dark history.  Dig out your flat caps and  take a stroll around the set for the Shelby’s scrap metal business - Charlie's yard where – where many props used during the filming remain.

Grab your cap or your flapper dress and step into the world of the Shelby's. Walk around the Peaky Blinders film set to enjoy an evening of music and entertainment from the roaring 20s.

  • Explore the smoky back streets and slum housing that gave birth to the notorious gang
  • Head on over to the Museum’s very own ‘Garrison pub’ for a pint of real local ale
  • Be a part of the roaring nightlife that characterised the interwar years and enjoy live music, entertainment and dancing
  • Watch out for any fights that break out around the Museum, as this year live street theatre will bring the gun-slinging gang warfare to life before your eyes.

Peaky Blinders Night

Black Country Living Museum

Saturday 15th September 2018

Tickets for this event have now Sold Out


Step inside the murky underworld of the Peaky Blinders as you discover their dark history.  Dig out your flat caps and  take a stroll around the set for the Shelby’s scrap metal business - Charlie's yard where – where many props used during the filming remain.

Grab your cap or your flapper dress and step into the world of the Shelby's. Walk around the Peaky Blinders film set to enjoy an evening of music and entertainment from the roaring 20s.

  • Explore the smoky back streets and slum housing that gave birth to the notorious gang
  • Head on over to the Museum’s very own ‘Garrison pub’ for a pint of real local ale
  • Be a part of the roaring nightlife that characterised the interwar years and enjoy live music, entertainment and dancing
  • Watch out for any fights that break out around the Museum, as this year live street theatre will bring the gun-slinging gang warfare to life before your eyes.