I write features for magazines, newspapers and online publications as well as copywriting and books. I try to keep a tab of it all here...
Wanna know? You'll just have to buy History Revealed magazine where I answer this and other questions in the monthly Q&A...
This Month's Around Town focuses of Chelsea - from the flower show to the pensioners. Coffee shops, gardens and curiosities - all can be found in British Heritage Travel
Ever wondered what's inside the domes at the Old Royal Naval College? What about what's underneath it? I reveal all in the latest 'Secrets of...' piece in Londonist
Plus other scintillating questions in this month's History Revealed.
Four hundred year-old Charlton House in South East London has an intriguing history - and, despite at first glance, looking as though all is out in the open, still harbours many secrets. One of them, a heavy, locked iron vault in the basement, was recently revealed. I reported on the discovery for Londonist....
It's 300 years since the Great Fire of London but the capitol's street plan is much older. I explain how the fire began, how it was dealt with and its messy aftermath in this month's British Heritage.
A packed Around Town Online this month with the gorgeous Magic Lantern Festival at Chiswick, The Magic Flute at the ENO, a Shakespeare exhibition at Somerset House, Orchids at Kew, Guys & Dolls at the Savoy theatre, Fashion Rules, Restyled at Kensington Palace and Vogue 100 at the National Portrait Gallery. Phew!
The 'Roman' Bath in a tiny alley just off the Strand is relatively well known ut it has a strange and surprising history much more interesting than its supposed origins. I gained access to this seldom-opened oddity and have written about it for Londonist.