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Dennis the Mennis and Minnie the Minx

Dennis & Gnasher cause mischief at new Beano National Trust exhibition

Beano Time Travellers! Mottisfont, Hampshire 20 July – Sunday 8 September 2019 This summer much-loved Beano characters are setting up home at the National Trust’s Mottisfont in Hampshire, for a vibrant new exhibition exploring 80 years of mischief and mayhem. From black-and-red beginnings to the full-colour capers of today, Beano Time Travellers! explores the heritage […]

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Highly Commended © Norman Thelwell

Thelwell – Ponies and Places

National Trust property Mottisfont welcomes in the New Year with a major exhibition from the private family archives of one of Britain’s most popular cartoonists, Norman Thelwell. Best known for his hilarious cartoons of plump little girls on equally spherical ponies, these familiar pictures are joined by other satires of twentieth-century life, alongside beautiful paintings […]

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