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Raised by Wolves, The Staves, Compton Verney, 1990 Boston art heist

Caitlin Moran's TV series Raised by Wolves reviewed, plus The Staves on their new album If I Was, country mansion Compton Verney reopens, and the 1990 Boston art heist revisited.

Raised by Wolves is a new sitcom written by author Caitlin Moran and her sister Catherine. Based in Wolverhampton and set in a large, home-schooled family led by matriarch Stella, the series is loosely based on Moran's own upbringing. Natalie Haynes reviews

As The Staves prepare to release their second album If I Was, the singing Stavely-Taylor sisters - Jessica, Emily and Camilla - discuss recording in Wisconsin with Bon Iver, and how they create their three-part harmonies.

Compton Verney re-opens to the public this weekend. John Wilson visits the country mansion and art gallery and previews two new exhibitions: Canaletto: Celebrating Britain, and The Non-Conformists: Photographs by Martin Parr.

Boston journalist Stephen Kurkjian, and Antony Amore, head of security at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston, look back at the world's largest private property theft there 25 years ago when artworks by Rembrandt and Vermeer were stolen and never seen again.

Presenter John Wilson
Producer Jerome Weatherald.

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30 minutes

Chapters

  • Compton Verney

    Duration: 06:35

  • Raised by Wolves

    Duration: 04:29

  • The Staves

    Duration: 08:46

  • 1990 Boston art heist

    Duration: 07:56

Compton Verney

Compton Verney

Canaletto in Britain is showing at Compton Verney in Warwickshire from 14 March to 7 June 2015.

The Non-Conformists: Photographs by Martin Parr is also showing at Compton Verney from 14 March to 7 June 2015

Image: Canaletto, The Interior of the Rotunda, Ranelagh. © Compton Verney

The Staves

The Staves

The Staves' new album If I Was is released on Monday 23 March.


Raised by Wolves

Raised by Wolves

Raised by Wolves begins on Channel 4 on Monday 16 March at 10pm  


1990 Boston art heist

1990 Boston art heist

Master Thieves by Steve Kurkjian is available from 9 April 2015 in hardback and e-book.

Image: Johannes Vermeer - The Concert, 1664. One of the paintings stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in 1990.

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Role Contributor
Presenter John Wilson
Interviewed Guest Natalie Haynes
Interviewed Guest Jessica Staveley-Taylor
Interviewed Guest Emily Staveley-Taylor
Interviewed Guest Camilla Staveley-Taylor
Interviewed Guest Stephen Kurkjian
Interviewed Guest Anthony Amore
Producer Jerome Weatherald

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