26 JANUARY 2021: WEST HORSLEY PLACE TRUST PARTNERS WITH SURREY WILDLIFE TRUST

The West Horsley Place Trust – the charity established to save Grade I listed West Horsley Place and its surrounding estate so that they can be enjoyed by the public – today announces an important National Lottery Heritage funded collaboration with Surrey Wildlife Trust (SWT) to enrich biodiversity across the 380-acre estate. Once Covid-19 restrictions…

25 JANUARY 2021: STRATFORD LITERARY FESTIVAL LAUNCHES AUTHORS FOR SCHOOLS

Leading and award-winning UK authors, including Michael Rosen, Frank Cottrell-Boyce, Tanya Landman and Sita Brahmachari, are amongst those who have recorded events for the Stratford Literary Festival in a project called Authors for Schools designed to inspire children being home-schooled during lockdown. The Authors for Schools Project, made possible by donations to a match-funded initiative…

7 JANUARY 2021: RESEARCH BY KSS AND UNIVERSITY OF SURREY

RESEARCH SHOWS A SIGNIFICANT PROPORTION OF PATIENTS WITH SUDDEN LOSS OF CONSCIOUSNESS NEED PRE-HOSPITAL CRITICAL CARE • 56% of patients with sudden loss of consciousness (LOC) attended by Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS) underwent an emergency pre-hospital anaesthetic • HEMS dispatchers, in collaboration with ambulance personnel, are able to identify patients with potentially life-threatening LOC…

4 JANUARY 2021: JON SOPEL IN CONVERSATION JONATHAN FREEDLAND RAISING FUNDS FOR LITERARY FESTIVALS

On 18th January 2021 – just ahead of the inauguration of Joe Biden on 20th January – BBC North America Editor, Jon Sopel, will be in conversation with Guardian columnist, Jonathan Freedland, to discuss the most extraordinary election in US history, outlined in Sopel’s latest book, UnPresidented: politics, pandemics and the race that Trumped all…

4 NOVEMBER 2020: STRATFORD LIT FEST’S WINTER WEEKEND NOW ONLINE

Following the recent Government announcement, Stratford Literary Festival Winter Weekend will now take place online. Between 20th and 25th November audiences will be able to access an extensive programme of events on the Festival’s website, www.stratlitfest.co.uk, including: twice-Booker prize winner, Dame Hilary Mantel, talking about her acclaimed Cromwell Trilogy and her latest book of essays,…