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Summer volunteers urgently needed!

As usual at this time of year, some of our crew who are students have gone home for the holidays, and many other people are away, we are short of volunteer crew for the cafe and kitchen and need more … Continue reading

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Do you ever think about the energy efficiency of your food?

Do you ever think about the energy efficiency of your food? Serving mostly vegan food, we are going to have a go at working out our GHG (Greenhouse Gas) emission savings over the past year, based on the data from … Continue reading

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URGENT! Summer volunteers needed!

Summer really feels like it is coming and here at The Art House we are gearing up for a season on dairy free sundaes, picnics in the park, gorgeous seasonal salads and of course many, many events! As usual at … Continue reading

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What my Dad finally learned at the end

So, as many of you will know, the last twelve months have been especially difficult for me, Jani, my Sister and all at The Art House, where my Dad, our oldest volunteer, who worked here once a week, was diagnosed … Continue reading

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A bit of a turn for the worse

An update by Bik on our current family situation (if you haven’t been following our posts this summer, please click here for details) My Pops is made of sterling stuff, but his chemotherapy / uninvited guest, are taking their toll. Most … Continue reading

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Transfusions (Two different kinds.)

(By Bik) As you may know by now, my Dad has an uninvited guest growing on his pancreas which was spotted fairly early, fortunately.  You may have read about it when we put out our call for Patrons at the … Continue reading

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I kept meaning to go in…… a eulogy for another favourite place

We hear this phrase a lot when we go out and folks realise where we’re from. ‘Oh The Art House!  I’ve heard of that – I keep meaning to come in’ Bik and I joke that, if we had a … Continue reading

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Grant Sharkey: A peek at 6/40 IGNORAMUS and a variety show!

Grant Sharkey will be trying out some new stuff from 6/40: IGNORAMUS on Thursday 23 July 2015 from 7.30pm in our downstairs cafe space. Cha Cha Boom Boom will be there too, doing some of her hilarious routines Winchester’s Cha … Continue reading

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What’s on 30 June – 5 July 2015

We’ve a busy week so we thought we’d list it all here so you don’t miss a thing…. with links to the Facebook events to make it simple to find all the info you need! TUESDAY 30 June Nepal Earthquake … Continue reading

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The Urbane Forager: Fruit and Nuts for Free – talk, walk and book signing

We are delighted to welcome Alan Gibson, AKA The Urbane Forager for a talk and book signing, and hopefully (weather permitting) a local walk! Saturday 13 June 2015, 11am at The Art House Alan’s mission is to promote the fun … Continue reading

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