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Change to lighthouse opening hours 22nd February

Due to some maintenance work, the lighthouse will open an hour later, at 12pm, on Saturday 22nd February.

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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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The Longplayer Conversation 2019: Jem Finer and Gavin Starks

The 2019 Longplayer Conversation brought together pioneering creative collaborators, composer Jem Finer and multidisciplinary entrepreneur Gavin Starks. You can listen to their conversation 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.

Read the Longplayer Letters

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Longplayer's permanent home is in Trinity Buoy Wharf in London. There are also public listening posts around the world, and a continuous online audio stream.

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