Tag Archives: History

Photo Reel: Polesden Lacey National Trust House

As a child growing up in 90s Britain, my interests were fairly mainstream – listening to S Club 7, reading Harry Potter, watching SMTV Live (anyone else remember this?) and going horse riding. Thanks to my dad, I also grew … Continue reading

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Time Travel: 5 Places in History

It is a truth universally acknowledged by those who know me that I am a massive history nerd. It’s something I inherited from my father, and the enduring reason for me choosing a History degree at university. I have always … Continue reading

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Germany: Memories of a Nation

“What I could never escape was Germany, and being German” – Georg Baselitz, artist A couple of weeks ago, my dad, his partner Sue, Ben and I took a Sunday afternoon trip to the British Museum. It’s one of my … Continue reading

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