To mark the imminent release of my new book, ‘The Georgians in 100 facts’ I thought I would borrow a few of the facts featured… Read More »Edward Jenner, completely cuckoo! And news of a new book….
Considering that I live less than twenty miles away from Saltram House I find it remarkable that I have only just got around to visiting… Read More »Saltram House: another National Trust Georgian masterpiece.
On holiday in the States a couple of months ago I visited the Annenberg Estate at Rancho Mirage, California. The place is a pretty… Read More »The groaning dinner table and the elaborate epergne at its centre.