White Fan Talks 2011
Jane Austen and her West Country Links
A brief introduction to the life of Jane Austen, her association with Bath and the holidays she spent in Devon and Dorset, the literary links with Persuasion and Sense and Sensibility and her 'West Country Romance'!
A Dip in the Sea with Jane Austen
Jane loved visiting the new resorts on the Devon and Dorset coast while living in Bath. This entertaining talk, with musical interludes, explains how the tradition of the British seaside holiday began - a lot earlier than you might think!
An Autumn Bouquet
Seasonal Prose and Poetry inspired by the works of Jane Austen
A Regency Christmas with Jane Austen
An entertaining diversion featuring the delights and difficulties of the Festive Season
The Language of the Folding Fan explained
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