Confessions of an overseas intern | Part 5: Sandra’s Big G-A-Y Night Out

By Sanka Pityana This is going to get a bit confusing so bear with me. It was my first night out clubbing which is kind of a big thing because I am more of a stay at home watching telly … Continue reading

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Confessions of an overseas intern | Part 4: I See Dead People

By Sanka Pityana Most people think going to a cemetery is taboo – or at least that’s how it is in South Africa. I happen to like them. I find them peaceful and beautiful. On my trip, I have visited … Continue reading

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Confessions of an overseas intern in London Part 3 – Open air art misty wet with rain

By Sanka Pityana Last Tuesday we had a Ladbury ‘day out’ – a team trip to the stunning Yorkshire Sculpture Park (YSP) just a few miles from Wakefield Westgate station to see the arresting work of British Trinidadian artist Zak Ové, who we represent. We met up at … Continue reading

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First Smart Oxford Playable City® Commission Shortlist announced

Smart Oxford Playable City Commission Shortlist reveals six innovative projects placing shared experience at the heart of the future city. Tuesday 11 July 2017: Today Watershed and Smart Oxford are delighted to announce the shortlist for the very first Smart … Continue reading

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Confessions of an overseas intern in London Part 2 – British Summer Time: Green Day at Hyde Park

So, I got to Hyde Park Corner a bit early and I waited for my friend Kam and her cousin to arrive. While I waited I tried some cactus juice which smells like cranberry juice and tastes like it but … Continue reading

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TALE OF TWO COUNTRIES CELEBRATES DIGITAL CULTURAL HERITAGE AND FINNISH-BRITISH CULTURAL RELATIONS

LONDON, July 10 , 2017 Today, in celebration of Finland’s centenary of independence, the Finnish Institute in London has launched an online gallery titled A Tale of Two Countries. The gallery offers its visitors curated pieces of the shared history of Finland and Britain including cultural, political, social and … Continue reading

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Confessions of an overseas intern in London: Part 1 – Soho

 Hot chocolate and a collection of very original books 28.06.17 by Sanka Pityana So, I had met my cousin for lunch at Piccadilly Circus and we went to a really nice sushi place called Yoobi and ate 16 pieces of maki each (which was amazing!) … Continue reading

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Congratulations Watershed on receiving continuing Arts Council England National Portfolio Funding until 2022

Watershed is delighted to be confirmed as a continuing part of Arts Council England’s National Portfolio and looks forward to sustaining Watershed’s leadership and innovation role in the cultural ecosystem. With a focus on collaboration and partnership, Watershed is recognised … Continue reading

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2Degrees Festival: insightful people sharing a common love and respect of our interdependence with the Earth

By Lorelle Mykoo On Thursday 15th June 2Degrees Festival put on a beautiful evening of poetry, audio, visual media and discussions. We were there for an evening of stories on climate justice. I have to admit I walked in there … Continue reading

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Glasto… Where kids and Grime come of age

How could we not mention the Ladbury family Glastonbury experience?… What a festival. This year was Mr. Ladbury Jr’s first Glastonbury. At the grand old age of 10, the festival was like nothing he’d witnessed or been part of before. … Continue reading

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