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Official Festival photographer Owen Benson has now uploaded all the images he took of this year’s 2013 Jane Austen Festival for everyone to view. There are some stunning shots for you to enjoy.
(duration 1 hour) Drawing on a rich array of contemporary sources, Roy and Lesley Adkins vividly portray fascinating aspects of the daily lives of ordinary people. From forced marriages and the sale of wives to the horrors of surgery without anaesthetic, this is a must for anyone wanting to discover what real life was like […]
Our very own Meeter/Greeter Martin Salter has been immortalised as a cartoon character by Perry Harris and can be seen on his Twitter site. He surely must be ‘England’s most photographed man’. I was surprised to see Martin looking at me from the wall of my local pub as someone had painted him and he […]