WALKING THE SOUTH DOWNS WAY: Although a reluctant rambler at fi rst, for one lady, exploring the beautiful countryside between Eastbourne and Winchester proved an unforgettable experience.
LONDON PRIDE: A visit to Grace’s Alley, where we discover one of the
capital’s best-kept secrets: Wilton’s Music Hall, the oldest surviving example of its kind in the country.
ON THE TRAIL OF POLDARK:We follow in the footsteps of the handsome Cornish captain, Ross Poldark, to seek out the locations which provide the stunning backdrop for the award-winning television series, based on Winston Graham’s novels.
OLD SCARLETT: Immortalised in a painting and accompanying verse
on the wall of Peterborough Cathedral, Robert Scarlett, sexton and gravedigger, lived through the reigns of fi ve Tudor monarchs and offi ciated at the burials of Katherine of Aragon and Mary Queen of Scots. We tell his intriguing story.