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Longplayer and COVID-19: TBW Lighthouse will be closed until further notice

In light of the government advice on 20th March, the lighthouse at Trinity Buoy Wharf will be closed from 21st March until further notice. Please follow Longplayer on Twitter if you’d like to receive notification of the lighthouse reopening along with other Longplayer news. Please remember that you can still listen to Longplayer at any…

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Longplayer Letters: Dr. Helle Goldman

In response to Howe Gelb’s letter, Dr. Helle Goldman writes to Alison Leslie Gold. Read the letter here.

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TBW Lighthouse, BBC

A short film about the lighthouse’s history and future featuring Longplayer is now online. You can watch it here.

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Since the spring of 2013, Artangel and the Longplayer Trust have been inviting thinkers and writers from a wide variety of disciplines to engage in a chain of written correspondence on the subject of long-term thinking.

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