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P & G Wells Ltd

11 College Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LZ
T: 01962 852016
Accepts customer orders - Lead time: 1-2 days
Accepts Gift Cards
Accepts Paper Vouchers
Accepts E-Gift Vouchers

Bookshop Description: (Est. 1729)

Arguably the longest-surviving bookshop in the country, we have been here on College Street in Winchester since 1729. You will find an exciting and ever-changing mix of new books for adults and children, together with a range of stationery including beautiful gift cards and book-related gifts. We have a whole floor devoted to children for you to enjoy browsing. We also specialise in school book fairs and author events. #Independentbookshop at 11 College Street, Winchester since 1729. Also on campus @uniwinchester & online at https://uk.bookshop.org/shop/pgwells

Opening hours:

Mon-Sat 9am-5.30pm, Sun 11am-5pm (4pm from January to March)

Specialism

Academic
Children's

Offers and Events

Event
Catch Your Breath : The Secret Life of a Sleepless Anaesthetist
Expires: 11-07-2022
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P & G Wells Ltd, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LZ
T: 01962 852016   W: www.pgwells.co.uk

Offer Details

We are delighted to welcome Ed Patrick to discuss his work as an anaesthetist, navigating his way through emergencies, patients not breathing for themselves and living with a terrifying sense of responsibility. It’s enough to leave anyone feeling numb.
But don’t worry, there’s plenty of laughing gas to be had.

Tickets are £10.00 & include a copy of the book.

Dr Ed Patrick is an anaesthetist and a comedian. He has performed across the UK, including at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and hosts the “Comedians’ Surgery” podcast where he speaks to guests including Joe Lycett, and Rose Matafeo about their health stories and experiences.

Ed also created and presented “Infectious Personalities” broadcast on BBC Radio 2. He has written and performed on BBC Radio 4, for shows “Now Wash Your Hands” and “Newsjack” and writes for The Guardian about the intersection between medicine & comedy.

Book via www.pgwells.co.uk/catch-your-breath-the-secret-life-of-a-sleepless-anaesthetist/
Event
Swan : Portrait of a Majestic Bird, from Mythical Meanings to the Modern Day
Expires: 13-07-2022
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P & G Wells Ltd, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LZ
T: 01962 852016   W: www.pgwells.co.uk

Offer Details

Swan : Portrait of a Majestic Bird, from Mythical Meanings to the Modern Day
In Discussion with Dan Keel.

Immortalized by artists over the ages yet misunderstood and threatened in the present day. The mute swan – with its orange beak and aura of stately silence – is the breed we know best in Britain. Dan Keel has been captivated by these birds since boyhood, studying their contrasting qualities over more than three decades.

In this discussion Dan speaks up for the mute, answering the essential questions about its nature and its future. Along the way, weaving his first-hand observations into the narrative, he shows us how swans have been portrayed in myth, art and culture for millennia, and how they have been venerated and imitated as well as harmed by humans.

Offer Terms

Date: Wednesday 13th July, 2022
Time: 7.00pm – 9.00pm
Tickets £11.00
Including a copy of the book
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