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Museum Seeks Funds for Treasure Find

Museum Seeks Funds for Treasure Find

In early 2017, the Oundle Museum purchased a medieval gold brooch from The British Museum. Because it was originally found near Benefield, and then declared a treasure, the Oundle Museum,…

OSCAR Radio is Longest Running Student Radio Station

OSCAR Radio is Longest Running Student Radio Station

Why are you reading an article about the radio, you ask? With TV, computers, iPlayers, tablets and phones, hasn’t radio seen its glory days? The first radio news programme was…

The Dolby Gallery Moves on to the Next Generation

The Dolby Gallery Moves on to the Next Generation

The Dolby Gallery has changed hands from one generation to the next, with Polly Dolby returning to Oundle to take over from her father with a flourish of creativity and…

New Book Explores Local Families Through the Ages

New Book Explores Local Families Through the Ages

Former Oundle resident and family history enthusiast Margaret Brewster has recently published a book on Oundle’s rich heritage entitled A Collection of Oundle Families. The book features the history of…

Flockhart Fabrics Revives the Designs of Former Oundle Artist

Flockhart Fabrics Revives the Designs of Former Oundle Artist

While the sculptor George Kennethson is widely known in artistic circles, what many do not know is that he worked alongside his wife, Eileen Guthrie, a textile designer, in their…

Stahl Theatre Goes International

Stahl Theatre Goes International

When Rudolphe Stahl donated funds for the Stahl Theatre in 1980, little could he have known that his gift would take root in Africa. Thanks to the fundraising efforts of…

Follow the Art Trail in Oundle

Follow the Art Trail in Oundle

Stained Glass Windows – John Piper and Mark Angus St Andrew’s Chapel, the Oundle School chapel, features an incredible set of unique stained glass windows. The most significant windows are…

Director Of Music Festival Develops a Centre for the Arts

Kenneth Richardson was appointed director of the Oundle International Festival in May 2014, and came with a wealth of experience. Kenneth, whose passion for music started from an early age,…

Soup and Musical Excellence Served up at Lunchtime Concerts

Soup and Musical Excellence Served up at Lunchtime Concerts

Once a week at St Peter’s Church, something else replaces the peal of bells and the singing of hymns. Every Thursday, musicians from Oundle School migrate from the music department…

Cinema Partners with Music Trust

Established in 2005, the Oundle Cinema is restructuring its administration in order to ensure its continued operation. The administration of the organisation will be taken over by the Oundle Music…

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