Paul Davies

The British Character

16th – 22nd August 2017

  • A collection of cartoon drawings about the British by Paul Davies plus a number of drawings about Apt Names.
  • This exhibition features work inspired by a cartoonist called Pont who’s real name was Graham Laidler and was very popular in the 1930s. On the subject of The British Character, celebrated, re-drawn and  re-imagined for today.
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Open daily 10am-5pm

Entry free

What’s Next?

  • Maintenance The east turret is in need of repair to prevent rain leaking in when the wind is in the ‘wrong’ direction. We hope to get this done during gallery downtime.
  • Hire Dates for 2022 The release of dates for hiring the gallery in 2022 is under review pending the availability of dates for events in the gardens.
  • New gallery layout

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