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Vintage Car, Vintage Driver.

A Perfect Pairing.

I spotted this wonderful combination of vintage car with vintage driver rattling along the cobbled main street of the Yorkshire village of Haworth. 108 more words


I've been away

So it’s been a few weeks since I updated this site.  During that time I had the opportunity to go to Belgium and find the location of the Pensionnat that Emily and Charlotte stayed at in 1842/3 during their trip to Brussels.   357 more words

Emily Bronte

Is this the solution to Melbourne’s rush-hour hell?

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Alex White

Bob the Bichon and the Brontës

Stick with me on this one guys; this is a post about the Brontës and their animals, but also one which discusses the love I have for my own rescue dog, and the happiness he has brought to us over the years, in addition to his love of Haworth! 2,449 more words


"Haworth Churchyard"

“Haworth Churchyard” is a poem by Matthew Arnold which first appeared in Fraser’s Magazine in May 1855, less than two months after the death of the last living Brontë sibling, Charlotte. 1,732 more words


The Brontë country

The Ecstatic Storyteller


I. Arrival.

I had finally arrived at the Brontë country. It was in these very premises where Emily Brontë had penned down her gothic masterpiece – Wuthering Heights, a dark and sinister tale of obsessive love and betrayal that haunts its readers even after 170 years since it was first published. 1,352 more words


Inside England: In the Land of the Brontës

Location: Brontë Parsonage Museum, Haworth, West Yorshire, England

When I told the man behind the ticket counter where I was going, he looked a little bit amused. 588 more words