The Wren Library is the library of Trinity College in Cambridge. It was designed by Christopher Wren in 1676 and completed in 1695. Wren’s major inovation was to fill the […]
Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, the future Queen Elizabeth. Photo by Vandyk taken on 6 July 1922- 9 months before her marriage into the Royal Family.
A pair of ancient yew trees guard the North door of St Edward’s Parish Church, Stow-on-the-Wold, Cotswolds, Gloucestershire. These medieval parish church doors flanked by two ancient Yew trees dating […]
Dylan Thomas described the small town of Laugharne in South Wales as a “timeless, mild, beguiling island of a town.” ‘The Boathouse’– a house overlooking the Taf Estuary and Gower Peninsula, was where Dylan lived […]
‘Fair Maids Of February’ Edith Holden- ‘The Country Diary Of an Edwardian Lady’
Glastonbury Tor is a mythical hill near Glastonbury in the English county of Somerset. The Celts called it Ynys Witrin, or the Isle of Glass, and believed it was a gateway to […]