National Poetry Day – 7 October

National Poetry Day – 7 October

Come and celebrate National Poetry Day at Barnes Bookshop. The team behind the Barnes Bookfest are hosting a day of poetry reading and it’s free of charge! 11am  – Diane Frost, local poet and artist, reads from her exciting new collection developed during...
Andrew Hill

Andrew Hill

Ruskinland: How John Ruskin Shapes Our World Andrew Hill8pmTuesday 22 February 2022St Mary’s Barnes John Ruskin was the Victorian age’s best-known and most controversial intellectual. An art critic, a social activist, an early environmentalist; he was also a...
Ingrid Persaud and Leone Ross

Ingrid Persaud and Leone Ross

'Love After Love' and 'This One Sky Day' Ingrid Persaud and Leone Ross8pmTuesday 22 March 2022St Mary’s Barnes Ingrid Persaud ‘Meet the Ramdin-Chetan family: forged through loneliness, broken by secrest, saved by love.’ Impressible Betty Ramdin, her shy son...
Kadiatu Kanneh-Mason

Kadiatu Kanneh-Mason

House of Music: Raising the Kanneh-Masons Kadiatu Kanneh-Mason7:30pmTuesday 30 November 2021St Mary’s Barnes The most talented musical family in the world. Seven brothers and sisters. All of them classically trained musicians. One was BBC Young Musician of the...