Homepage  /  Events  /  Severn and Somme Showings

Severn and Somme Showings

Cheltenham Poetry Festival

Month February    Year 2013   

Severn and Somme, the life of Ivor Gurney sold out at the Cheltenham Poetry Festival.

Isle of Wight Literary Festival

Day 19    Month October    Year 2013

Severn and Somme was shown at the Isle of Wight Literary Festival 2013

Lichfield festival

Time 10pm    Day 7    Month July    Year 2014

The film Severn and Somme, about the life of WWI poet and musician Ivor Gurney, was shown as part of the Lichfield festival at the Chapter House at 10pm. The Chaper House is part of the cathedral.

St Ives Festival

Month September    Year 2014   

Severn and Somme, a film about the life of first world war poet and composer Ivor Gurney was shown at the St Ives Festival 2014.

Exeter Poetry Festival

Month September    Year 2014   

Severn and Somme was shown at the Exeter Poetry Festival.

Ramsgate Arts Festival

Month September    Year 2014   

Severn and Somme was shown at the Ramsgate Arts Festival 2014 in the Tunnels.

Gloucester Cathedral Chapter House

Time 7:30pm    Day 23    Month January    Year 2016   

Severn and Somme was shown in the Chapter House Gloucester Cathedral on Saturday the 23rd of January 2016. with a recital of Gurney’s Songs Philip Lancaster Baritone , Adrian Partington piano.


Cornwall celebrates a decade of World Heritage status of its tin mining industry and builds a giant mechanical puppet driven by steam and called the Man Engine…

George Lloyd

George Lloyd was born in St Ives in 2013 and the Cornish landscape influenced much of his music. His musical talent was evident from an early age,..

Hannah More

Hannah more was born in 1745 at Fishponds in Bristol. Hannah and her four sisters were educated by their father who was a school teacher. When he decided that their education had been completed Hannah and her sisters started a school for girls at Park Street in Bristol…

Severn and Somme

The film tells the story of the Life of Ivor Gurney who was a soldier in WWI. He longed for his beloved Gloucestershire when at war but on return his nightmare of the trenches was set to haunt him…


Juliet Butler qualified with a degree in Russian. In 1982 she became a journalist in Moscow. She met the world’s most extreme siamese twins Masha and Dasha Krivoshlyapova…