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Yuri Gagarin’s first flight in space 50th anniversary celebrated with photographic exhibition in Teignmouth

Yuri Gagarin

Out of the melee of mistrust, hope, adventure, technology and arms race that made up the Cold War, Yuri Gagarin shot to international superstardom as the first man in space, cementing the Soviet Union’s cosmonauts’ prowess in that stage of the space race. On April 12, 1961, Yuri Gagarin made the first human flight in space. Tuesday, April 12, 2011 will be the 50th anniversary of this event, which will be celebrated throughout the British Isles.

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Behind the scenes of Dark Matters for the premiere performance of the science cabaret event

The first performance of the science cabaret Dark Matters by Foot-Candle Productions took place in Teignmouth. John Teasdale from the show kept a diary of the day for ArtsCulture

Dart Matters

With just hours to go before the first performance, time for last-minute tweaking of the script followed by a long walk through the lanes reciting the lines.

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Arts excitement in Teignmouth, with plans for a new £6.8M arts complex set to reflect the vibrant cultural community

Teignmouth Art Centre

Teignbridge District Council’s announcement that plans have been passed for a new £6.8M complex signal a new and exciting phase in the continued regeneration of Teignmouth, writes Roger Smith, one of the organisers of the Teignmouth Arts Advisory Group.

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Teignmouth’s new Carlton Centre (to replace the Carlton Theatre) planning application to be submitted

The Carlton Centre project group, which is looking at the building that will replace the Carlton Theatre, Teignmouth, have been working through the final concept and designs for the building and have asked officers to prepare and submit a formal planning application to Teignbridge District Council.

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Any poets out there? Teignmouth arts group calls for poems with a twist

There was a theme for National Poetry Day, which took place on Thursday, October 8, which was Heroes and Heroines, and true to its artistic form, the Teignmouth Arts Advisory Group set out to celebrate and support the day with a twist.

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