Blenheim Palace has launched a new art exhibition at the Stables Café.

The British Living Legends series by artist Laura Smith features British personalities including Dame Judi Dench, Sir Chris Bonington, and Dame Jilly Cooper, among others.

The exhibition will run until June 3.

Ms Smith said: "It has been an honour and a privilege to paint some of the most remarkable individuals of our time.

"Endeavouring to capture their incredible spirit has been an artistic joy for me."

Witney Gazette: The British Living Legends series features British personalities including Dame Judi Dench, Sir

Her art has been displayed in collections worldwide and has been exhibited in international galleries, including The Royal Academy, London.

Born in India, she has lived in countries including Africa and Malaysia before settling in the UK and Australia.

The exhibition at the UNESCO World Heritage Site will run from 10am until 4.30pm.

Admission is free with any valid Blenheim Palace ticket including Palace, Park and Gardens, Park and Gardens, Annual Pass or a Privilege Pass.

Alongside the exhibition, the palace offers a full range of events and activities for every age and interest, from history and nature explorations to activities for young adventurers and fitness enthusiasts.

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