- RT @Countrylifemag: The garden at Elsing Hall, Dereham. Celebrating the publication of her new book ‘English Gardens’, illustrated from the… 7 hours ago
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The first part of this series, highlighted the aristocratic background of our early Prime Ministers – Earls and Dukes abound. This meant that a country house was just where they had been brought up and simply regarded as home rather … Continue reading
Those in important political roles have often sought to escape the pressures of office by escaping to the calm and tranquillity of the countryside. This has been particularly true of the holder of the most important role; that of Prime … Continue reading