Kit Smart’s Blog


Latest Post

IMG_4258small

Green Week: Sustainability, the National Trust, and Beauty with Dame Fiona Reynolds

The keynote speaker of the Green Week timetable – which also involved sunflowers, Nick Firman’s garden tour, and a green formal – has a very green CV. Dame Fiona Reynolds is the former director of the National Trust and was Director of the Council for the Protection of Rural England and Secretary to the Council for National Parks. She was appointed CBE for her contribution to the environment in 1998.…

Read more

Recent Posts

pic 3

Matthew Wren’s Benefactors Book

As of last week, the Matthew Wren Benefactors’ Book has been added to the Cambridge Digital Library. As many people will know, the library is so much more than a…

Read more

International Theatre in Cambridge

It’s not your usual theatre experience. Three plays, three countries, three languages: the Cambridge International Theatre Festival has arrived. Harriet Phillips (2016) is one of the MML students behind the International Theatre Festival. The festival joins together three individual plays with the aim of celebrating international theatre and bringing something new and exciting to Cambridge theatre. This is the only its first year, and there are big plans for more plays and events in future years. For now there are three plays on offer; a French play, an Italian play, and a Spanish play. For the audience, it's an opportunity to experience different theatrical cultures and appreciate how the spoken word is…

Read more

Pembroke Women in Science: Georgia Lea

Sunday 11th February is International Day of Women and Girls in Science. We’re celebrating it with a series of interview with our own women in science. Today’s interview is with…

Read more
WiS - Anna Gunnarsdottir

Pembroke Women in Science: Anna

Sunday 11th February is International Day of Women and Girls in Science. We’re celebrating it with a series of interview with our own women in science. Today’s interview is with…

Read more

Green Week 2018

Green Week is an annual week of events designed to raise awareness of environmental issues. Today’s blog is by Libby Daley (2016), Pembroke JP’s Green Officer and Green Week organiser.…

Read more