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Charles Dickens

Classic Winter Reading

17/12/2019 by Victoria Heward
It’s winter, it’s cold outside and it’s nearly Christmas. If you want to escape the festivities for a while why not settle down with a good book…...

Christmas Traditions

10/12/2019 by Victoria Heward
In Britain, Christmas is full of traditions and customs that help create a special atmosphere during the festive season. Perhaps the most well known Christmas...

Autumn

22/10/2019 by Victoria Heward
“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.” F. Scott Fitzgerald   It’s almost the end of October and we can see autumn all...

Literary London

26/07/2019 by Victoria Heward
“The streets of London have their map, but our passions are uncharted. What are you going to meet if you turn this corner?” Virginia Woolf   If...

The Heart of Paris

23/04/2019 by Victoria Heward
Last week, the French capital, Paris, was at the centre of world attention as people watched its famous cathedral burn and its spire crash down in flames....

Spotlight on… Charles Dickens: the man who invented Christmas

11/12/2018 by Victoria Heward
“I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year. I will live in the Past, the Present, and the Future. The Spirits of all Three...