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Film events at Florence

Film events at Florence
Two films are coming to Florence courtesy of Cine North ( On Thursday, November 13 at 7.30pm is 12 Years A Slave (15) and on Saturday, December 13 at 2.30pm is Frozen (PG). For tickets phone 01946 824946.

Come and meet Paul

Come and meet Paul
We continue to enjoy outstanding music at Studio Florence. Wednesday night was no exception. Well it was an exception. Katy-Lou and I worked together during the morning. I thought she was amazing on the night. An outstanding Talent. Every performer added their stamp on the evening. We enjoyed Val (as usual) Lesley and Andy made us move. Steve [...]

Egremont Red launch

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A small cooperative – Florence Paintmakers – have launched their hand-made artists’ materials, based on the local rich red iron oxide, with an exhibition of art works inspired by the haematite of Florence Mine. Haematite can vary from a vivid blood red to a deep purple, depending on the particle size. The ore used for paint produc [...]

Last Writes exhibition

Last Writes exhibition
Photo by Jan Fialkowski An exhibition – Last Writes, A Requiem For The Printed Word – was held at Florence in April 2013. The exhibition looked at the future of the written word and the future of the book (or ebook). Aspects of the exhibition include dcalligraphy from Eden Valley Scribes, handwriting from the children of St Begas [...]

World Book Night

World Book Night
Discover the delight of books on World Book Night EVER wondered where stories come from, how they’re put together and what they’re for anyway? Well to celebrate World Book Night writer Brindley Hallam Dennis led a discussion on those issues at Florence Arts Centre, Egremont. World Book Night was Tuesday, April 23rd (Shakespeare [...]
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Florence Arts Centre, Egremont, Cumbria UK is usually open Mondays to Fridays from 10.30am to 4pm but phone in advance to be sure (01946 824946).Throughout October the Ground exhibition is being held in the Gallery which features art works using pigments made from the iron ore formerly mined at Florence.

Upcoming Events

  1. C-ART 2014

    September 13 @ 9:00 am - October 31 @ 10:00 pm
  2. Big Draw

    October 30 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  3. The Big Draw

    October 31 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  4. Seasonal heart

    November 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  5. Charm Bracelets

    November 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm