May 24, 2018 by Lydia Syson
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Upcoming events will be found on the sidebar.
If you’re interested in booking a school creative writing workshop at The Wallace Collection, follow the links below to find out more and book with the museum’s education department.
Inspiration for Creative Writing (KS3 & 4)
Choose Your Words (KS2)
Getting Ready for Writing (KS1)
Category Events | Tags: author visit, book an author, Booking, events, literacy, Lydia Syson, school author visits, school visit
September 15, 2012 by Lydia Syson
Paul Preston must know more about the history of twentieth-century Spain than anyone else alive. A captivating speaker, who charms with his truculence, he’s a hero to thousands, including me.
The first time I heard him in public I squeezed into the last seat of a dark and crowded basement at the Instituto Cervantes just as he began to introduce his fellow speaker, Julián Casanova. The event was called ‘Remembering the Spanish Civil War’. I gulped, keep reading
Category Blog | Tags: Blenheim Palace, Churchill, events, fiction, Franco, Memory, Paul Preston, Richard Baxell