PEOPLE

England is one of the frontrunners where famous people are concerned, unsurprising given the impact that this small nation has had on so many different areas of life, from history and exploration, to innovation, the arts and technology.  All around England, stories of the personalities that have been and gone, and that are still alive today, abound for the visitor to learn about.

The Rose Window at Westminster Abbey

WESTMINSTER ABBEY - A JEWEL IN ENGLAND'S CROWN

BY
CHRISTOPHER WARWICK
16/03/2021
Instantly recognizable, Westminster Abbey – or, more correctly, the Collegiate Church of St Peter in Westminster - is one of the greatest churches in the world, and one of its most ancient. If you should visit and find a quiet spot in which to stand and listen, you might catch the whisper of times... see more
Hever Castle

THE GOLDEN TRIANGLE OF KENT

BY
DAWN BLEE
28/02/2021
What links England’s most infamous king with her most famous Prime Minister and best-known wizard, Harry Potter? Take three of Kent’s most spectacular stately homes, all within 10 miles of each other, only 30 miles from central London and you get the answer.... see more
Highland Cattle on Dartmoor

TALES OF A DEVON TOUR GUIDE - CHAPTER 1

BY
ALEX GRAEME
31/01/2021
The Pipe Dream of a Ten-Year-Old A young voice once advised me that one career option was to become a tour guide.  That single voice was the only one that ever mentioned this, and it wasn’t until over thirty years later that a much older voice agreed with that early sentiment.  I can report to ... see more