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Longplayer and COVID-19: TBW Lighthouse re-opened on the 27th June

In light of the government advice on 20th March, the lighthouse at Trinity Buoy Wharf was closed between the 21st March and the 27th June. It is currently opening at the usual times, Saturdays and Sundays, 11am – 5pm. Restrictions are in place to ensure adequate social distancing and hygiene. Please use the phone provided…

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Longplayer at the Holland Festival 2020 & Podcast

Longplayer returned to the Lloyd Hotel in Amsterdam between the 11th – 21st June 2020. Details and a short film can be found here. Thanks to Carolyn F Strauss and Slow Research Lab for helping to make this possible. AI Murmurings episode 1 features Jem Finer and among other things discusses the listening post. The…

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Podcast from US Lighthouse Society

Now online, an interview about Longplayer and lighthouses.

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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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