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Borg/McEnroe – Reviewed by Jamie


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Join our volunteer team

Friday, January 17, 2014

Looking for something new for 2014? Why not join the museum volunteers or become an usher at Rhodes, there are lots of opportunities and volunteering is a great way to meet new people and learn new skills. If you would like to discover more about volunteering at Rhodes and/or Bishop’s Stortford Museum you can contact Alex at the museum or Ellie at the Theatre by calling 01279 651746 or have a look at how to volunteer at Rhodes here.

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New Spring Brochure

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Look out for our new brochure which will be popping through your door over the next few days or you can pick up a copy at Rhodes. We have a greta line up this season, incluing Ruby Wax, Gile Brandreth, Omid Djalili – Live, and The Bible: The complete word of God ( Abridged). You can book tickets now by phone on 01279 651746 or online.

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A history of pubs and beer in Bishop’s Stortford

Monday, January 6, 2014

There are still  few tickets available for the museum’s pubs and beer talk on 16th January – so if you have always wanted to know your hockingale from your daily ale and how many pubs Stortford boasted in the 19th century  – come along and find out. You can aslo test your pub knowledge as the talk includes some trickery pub questions for the audience.  

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18th century clock by Thomas Page of Bishop's Stortford - Photograph courtesy of Sworders Fine Art Auctioneers

A clock from times gone by

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Tick tock tick tock tick tock….. Just in time for New Year …….. Things have been ticking along nicely at the museum and we are happy to introduce a fantastic new object which the museum has recently acquired: it is (drum roll please)…….an ornate bracket timepiece lantern clock made here in Stortford in the early part of the 18thcentury, by local clock maker Thomas Page.   We love this object, but very little is actually known about Mr Page. We do have another of his clocks in the collection, a long case clock and there is an almost identical clock to our new...

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Friends of Rhodes

Do you love the arts and culture? Are you interested in local history?

Then why not become a Friend of Rhodes and take advantage of the many benefits membership offers you? Find out more

Corporate Sponsorship

Rhodes is a vibrant, successful venue in the heart of Bishop's Stortford which attracts more than 100,000 visitors per year. Sponsorship of the arts offers excellent value for money! Find out more