The Aardvark Blog

The Aardvark Blogger is always busy!

Lots going on with events and visitors to the bookshop. Not to mention plans for next year, markets and fairs, author events, live music and much more. Keep looking in to find out about everything that is happening in the bookshop in the middle of nowhere.

To Friedrich Schiller in profound gratitude from a poor bookseller25th June 2016

   Joy, beautiful sparkle of God,

Read More

An Artist's Life, tragedy in Yorkshire and France, Folio Society Books17th June 2016

We have been working very hard this week on the exhibition 'An Actor's Life' about the life and acting career of my stepfather Martin Benson. There are several hundred photographs, programmes, posters and other ephemera, as well as over 20 of his paintings (many of fellow performers).

Read More

Shropshire Hills Art Week Exhibition well and truly open5th June 2016

A very busy Private View ( or vernissage as our French cousins would call it) to this year's Aardvark Shropshire Hills Art Week Show Shropshire Boogie-Woogie. Lots of visitors, a good clutch of sales, and a generally joyous event. This would seem to be the year in which SHAW has really taken off, with nearly double the number of artists participating. Hats of to the participants and organisers for making this year's show such a success.

 

Read More

We use cookies on this website, no personal information is gathered. View our privacy policy.

Read More Read Less
Cookies & how we use them

A cookie is a small file, which is placed on your computer's hard drive, that helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. We use cookies, as most websites do, to help us improve our site and provide you with the best experience we can.

The only cookies we use are those provided Google Analytics to help us track the use of the site - these store no personal information about the users of the site and are completely unobtrusive to your use of the internet and our site.

By continuing we will assume that you have given consent to the use of cookies - you can update your browsers preferences at any time to prevent their use.