In The Dark

In The Dark

What a week. When the estimable Adrian Tinniswood suggested I take a group of visually and hearing impaired students on a week’s tour around Georgian London there was no way to know what to expect. I mean, I sort of knew what to expect in terms of guide…

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On Heroes

On Heroes

This post is off topic for Georgian London, so I totally understand if you don’t read on from here! The recent abuse suffered on Twitter by feminist Caroline Criado-Perez is abhorrent. Disgusting, vile, wrong. But I won’t be taking the #trolliday on August 4th, or campaigning…

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Historicity

Historicity

As I nose about in Georgian London I’m elated when I find a tiny mention of some small thing, be it food, drink, clothing, action, that allows me to see the thread of a shared experience knotting through the centuries.  On the evening of 2nd February…

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