Festivals

Jess Gillam: Classical’s rising star

Rising saxophonist Jess Gillam gave a stellar performance at the Concert For The People of Bath in 2019. In the much-lamented absence of The Bath Festival this...
forgotten fiction

Remembering forgotten fiction

The Bath Festival – with many of this year's events now being rescheduled for the autumn and for May next year – always celebrates books in their diverse forms...

14 things to look out for in Bath in 2020

As we step into a new decade, we may not be able to pre-empt what will happen in the years ahead. But there is one thing we can confirm – there’s plenty to loo...

Review: The Human League

Melissa Blease reviews headlining act, The Human League from their performance at Bath Racecourse Glamorous Rocket, Secret Fact, Mojave, Space Ace, Numinous...

Austen on architecture

Ahead of the Jane Austen Festival in September, Dr Amy Frost – senior curator at the Bath Preservation Trust – explains how the architecture featured in Austen...