The Early Modern Commons

A Covent Garden Gilflurt's Guide to Life

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Merry Christmas

8 December 2017

Today the salon doors close for an extended Christmas break as my rakish colonial gent and I devote ourselves to the festivities and finishing books! Normal service shall be resumed...

Christmas Cheer in Yorkshire

5 December 2017

I'll be serving some Christmas cheer at Almondbury Library tomorrow at 7.30pm I'll have some tales of 18th century royal Christmases, as well as the story of a famed carol and an account...

A Free Event!

22 November 2017

Do come along to the wonderful Marsden Mechanics Hall and attend this free event - meet kings, queens and even a couple of saucy soldiers! Northern Writers Reading: Catherine Curzon...

The Jane Austen Birthday Ball

18 November 2017

It's Jane Austen's 242nd Birthday and in this 200th Anniversary year, you are invited to a rather special party!The Mayor and Mayoress of Winchester and The Hampshire Regency Dancers...