Author: Bay Tree Broadstairs

Pedro Reyes’ Ambitious Installation Opens At Turner Contemporary

  This autumn Turner Contemporary presents the second installation in its Sunley Gallery as part of The Year of Mexico 2015 with Pedro Reyes’ Disarm (Mechanised), 2012. Disarm (Mechanized) is an ambitious installation, comprising of 8 mechanical musical instruments, resulting from Pedro Reyes’ international project in which illegal firearms were used to fabricate musical instruments.

The Yard of Ale Pub, Broadstairs: CAMRA Kent Pub of the Year

A quaint drinking hole in a 19th century stable has been named the Kent Pub of the Year by a body representing the beer and drinks industry. The Yard of Ale in Broadstairs, a micropub which serves cask ales and real ciders alongside local wines, has been chosen among 16 regional finalists for the National

Thanet band Polar Beach scoops rock prize

THANET band Polar Beach stormed through seven heats and a final, involving almost 40 live music acts, to be crowned the winners of the Herne Bay Rocks competition. Read more: http://www.thanetgazette.co.uk/Thanet-band-Polar-Beach-scoops-rock-prize/story-27725524-detail/story.html#ixzz3kgd23iQK