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BOOK REVIEW: Victoria - A Life by A.N.Wilson

The fascination that still surrounds the life of Queen Victoria is one that never seems to end and with this straightforward biography, A.N. Wilson manages to get to the bottom as to why she is still an endless source of interest. 402 more words


local police surveillance

he walked along king street
ducked behind and followed king william
he thought about greek food
slipped inside and purchased a coffee
he saw hart and crossed james… 153 more words


Fairy-tales and Fashion

By Hannah Muirhead

“If I am honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.”
~Audrey Hepburn~ 403 more words


Dressing Queen Victoria

This one was a very exciting commission Рa friend who often works as Queen Vic needed a new corset.. and a  new bodice and a train to go with the skirt she already had. 307 more words


Postal thoughts from Penang

Writer Rebecca Mileham has been working with us on the text for the interactive exhibition galleries at The Postal Museum. She shares how a recent trip brought home to her the impact and influence of the postal service around the world. 356 more words