Airport Bus Video

The Jane Austen News is: Martin Salter

Our ‘Airport bus Video’ Take a look at this little 1 minute video we made to show on the Airport Bus which runs from Bath city Centre to Bristol airport and back again. Its a bit of fun and shows Martin and Centre Guide Elle as well as the Regency Tea Room.   The Jane… Read more about Airport Bus Video

Festival images 2012 Jane Austen Festival

Festival Images 2012 Our professional photographer Owen Benson has loaded all of his fantastic images to an online site for you to enjoy. Just go into the galleries and look around. Image Galleries If you would like to download high resolution images to print yourself or if you would like to order prints this is… Read more about Festival images 2012 Jane Austen Festival

Pride and Prejudice Readathon

Readathon event to celebrate Jane Austen’s bi-centenary The Jane Austen Centre in Bath is to host an event that will be broadcast around the world -a 12 Hour International Readathon. January 28th 2013 sees the 200th anniversary of the publication of Jane Austen’s Pride & Prejudice and to mark this bicentenary the book will be read… Read more about Pride and Prejudice Readathon

The Face of the Jane Austen Centre 2013

Jane Austen Centre guide Elle

Every year at the Jane Austen Centre we select a member staff to represent us in marketing and advertising as the Face of The Jane Austen Centre.

Festival Promenade best ever


Hundreds of costumed Jane Austen fans took part in the Grand Festival Promenade.
The Promenade traditionally opens the Jane Austen Festival

Adrian Lukis (Wickham) to appear at Jane Austen Festival

Adrian Lukis

Amongst the 60 or so events crammed into this year’s annual Jane Austen Festival in Bath will be the special appearance by actor Adrian Lukis (George Wickham in the BBC 1995 adaptation of P&P). Very appropriate as this year marks the 200th anniversary of the sale of the copyright of Pride & Prejudice to the publisher Thomas Egerton. Jane… Read more about Adrian Lukis (Wickham) to appear at Jane Austen Festival

A proposal at the Centre

Marriage proposal witnessed by Martin Salter

We’ve just been sent some lovely photos of Zach’s proposal to Julie which happened recently in the Regency Tea Room. It’s so romantic. Here’s what they said; We cannot express our gratitude for all that you did to make sure that our special moment was perfect. We are so happy and we thank you with all… Read more about A proposal at the Centre

What would you ask Jane Austen if you could?

New Jane Austen Portrait

We posed a question on our Jane Austen Facebook site recently, ‘What one question would you ask Jane Austen if you could?’ Well, we got some great answers