REVIEW: A Little Love Song by Michelle Magorian

In a similar way to Goodnight Mr Tom, A Little Love Song looks at the effect of war on those not in the middle of the fighting but trying to create a future for themselves.  This wonderfully warm hearted coming of age story tells the story of two sisters sent to the country to live… Read More

Books That Every Child Should Read

In an interesting article found on the BBC website, a poll that has recently been taken involving 1,000 adults has revealed that J.K. Rowling’s popular series is the books they would encourage every child to read. Here’s a few books that Love London Love Culture would recommend every child to read (no particular order!)  1.… Read More

REVIEW: Goodnight Mister Tom, New Victoria Theatre

David Wood’s adaptation of Michelle Magorian’s classic story is equally heartwarming as it is heartbreaking.  Angus Jackson has created a beautifully sad and affectionate production from David Wood’s adaptation of Magorian’s original book, allowing the characters and their backgrounds really stand out – simple but effective. The story follows evacuee William Beech, who is moved… Read More

PREVIEW: Goodnight Mister Tom, New Victoria Theatre

Having completed another successful run in the West End, Michelle Magorian’s classic novel set in World War II arrives in Woking next month.  Celebrating its 35th anniversary, Goodnight Mister Tom follows young William Beech as he is evacuated to the countryside, forging a heart-warming friendship with the man who takes him in Tom Oakley. As well… Read More

Olivier Award Winning Production of Goodnight Mister Tom Returns to West End

Based on Michelle Magorian’s classic novel, the Chichester Festival Theatre’s Olivier Award winning production of Goodnight Mister Tom will be returning to the West End for a limited 10 week season. Last seen in the West End in 2012/2013, the production is directed by Angus Jackson and has been adapted for the stage by David… Read More