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What's on: From 01/09/2019

Fully Fashioned: Archival Remnants of the Textile Trade Loading...

Fully Fashioned: Archival Remnants of the Textile Trade

Friday 06 September - Sunday 01 December
Weston Gallery

This exhibition explores surviving evidence of the textile trade.

Fully Fashioned: Gallery Tour Loading...

Fully Fashioned: Gallery Tour

Monday 09 September
Weston Gallery

Join the exhibition curator for a guided walk through of the exhibition and learn about the stories behind the items on display.

Fully Fashioned: Lace Market Gallery Tour Loading...

Fully Fashioned: Lace Market Gallery Tour

Wednesday 18 September
Other venues

Join Nottingham raconteur Ezekial Bone and follow the threads of the human story woven into the fabric of the Lace Market, followed by an optional tram trip to Lakeside to visit the

Fully Fashioned: Talk - Nottingham Castle Lace Gallery Loading...

Fully Fashioned: Talk - Nottingham Castle Lace Gallery

Thursday 03 October
Djanogly Theatre

Staff from Nottingham City Museums and Galleries reveal the plans for the new lace gallery at Nottingham Castle which is expected to re-open in 2020 following a £29.4 million redevelopment.

Cyanotype Print #1hrmakes Loading...

Cyanotype Print #1hrmakes

Sunday 20 October
Visual Arts Studio

Artist Debbie Bryan will teach this Victorian photographic print process and help you create your own unique mini masterpiece based on historic Nottingham lace designs.

Fully Fashioned: Talk - Luddites and the Framework Knitters Loading...

Fully Fashioned: Talk - Luddites and the Framework Knitters

Tuesday 29 October
Djanogly Theatre

Julian Atkinson and Roger Tanner, authors of Luddism in the East Midlands: Riots and Negotiations (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Labour History Society: 2018), tell the true story of Luddism in Nottinghamshire.

Fully Fashioned: Talk - Celebrating 235 Years of Luxury Knitwear Manufacturing Loading...

Fully Fashioned: Talk - Celebrating 235 Years of Luxury Knitwear Manufacturing

Thursday 21 November
Djanogly Theatre

John Smedley Ltd. of Lea Mills, Derbyshire, one of the first companies to install fully fashioned knitting machinery, produces fine gauge knitwear using traditional hand finishing techniques alongside cutting-edge technology. 

Fully Fashioned: Textile Tales Roadshow Loading...

Fully Fashioned: Textile Tales Roadshow

Friday 22 November
Other venues

Did you or your family work in the East Midland’s textile industry between 1980 and 2005?

Georgian Delights: Life During the Reign of George IV (1820-1830) Loading...

Georgian Delights: Life During the Reign of George IV (1820-1830)

Friday 13 December - Sunday 29 March
Weston Gallery

This exhibition highlights the contrasts between the King George IV and his subjects.

Georgian Delights: Talk - Making Music in Georgian Britain Loading...

Georgian Delights: Talk - Making Music in Georgian Britain

Wednesday 18 December
Djanogly Theatre

Making music was a central activity in Georgian homes, contributing to an expansion of the music printing.

A Georgian Christmas Loading...

A Georgian Christmas

Wednesday 18 December
Djanogly Theatre

Christmas in late-18th century England was a time for the upper classes to give lavish balls.

Film Screening: Beau Brummell (1954) Loading...

Film Screening: Beau Brummell (1954)

Thursday 16 January
Djanogly Theatre

Beau Brummell rises from poverty to become the friend and adviser of George, Prince of Wales.