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Timeless tranquility at Keld: Virginia Rushton

With the hustle and bustle of daily life constantly overwhelming us, finding a quiet place to rest is often at the bottom of our priorities. But what if you had the chance to combine musical activity with a trip to a tranquil destination? After overcoming serious illness, Artistic Director of Operahouse Music Projects and ISM council member Virginia Rushton reflects on her profound trip to Keld.

Workplace pension schemes

Did you know... If you are aged between 22 and state pension age, earn more than £8105 and work in the UK, new laws mean that your employer must automatically enrol you into a workplace pension scheme from 1st October 2012.

Instruments on a plane

This issue shot up the agenda last week as it was reported that BA was no longer offering travelling musicians the same level of certainty as other airlines (such as easyJet), despite using a violin and pop-up orchestra in their advertising.