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Young Shoots spring to life as the Thelma Hulbert Gallery (THG) explores the secret world of soil in a new exhibition

Without soil there would be no life. Healthy soils are not only essential for the production of our food, timber and fibres but are a vital part of our global eco-system, filtering our water and acting as a carbon sink to reduce the impact of climate change. That’s why the Centre for Contemporary Art and the Natural World (CCANW) commissioned 13 artists to explore it for the United Nations International Year of Soils 2015.

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English Touring Opera soloists provide an evening of Russian Romance for the Honiton Festival Opera Gala

‘English Touring Opera in the 2007 production of Eugene Onegin’
English Touring Opera in the 2007 production of Eugene Onegin. Photo by Keith Pattison

Now an established annual highlight in East Devon’s classical music calendar, this year’s Honiton Festival Opera Gala promises to bring a dash of Russian romance to a fresh spring evening.

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Cleo Mussi: artist’s statement

Cleo Mussi

“We live in a world of increasingly complex information and choices, bombarded by sound bites and attention grabbing sensationalist headlines. To the lay person, news about medical advancement often appears to be expressed through polar opposites – fear mongering over ‘Frankenstein’ experiments versus celebration of life saving/enhancing developments.

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