Puttin’ on The Fitz: Exploring the Fitzwilliam Museum

When I told my friend Imogen that I wanted to visit Cambridge’s Fitzwilliam Museum, she chuckled quietly to herself. “I’m glad you picked that one to visit,” she said “there’s something in there I want to show you…” she continued enigmatically. So, to the Fitz we went, with Imogen leading the way. Alas, we were…

The Magical Museum of Classical Archaeology

“OK, so the only thing that’s really on my list of Things To See In Cambridge is *this*” I wrote as I shared a link with my Cambridge-based-chum as we were arranging what we were going to get up to on my trip up there. The link was to a page about the Peplos Kore;…

Meeting the King of Bling

When you think of Essex, what springs to mind? The bright orange glows of the TOWIE cast? Or possibly nineties sitcom Birds of a Feather? I’m sure there’s more than a few of you out there who could tell me a dozen “Essex girl” jokes but trust me I’ve head them all – and they’re…