This issue we discover the charms of Kent – with its moated castles and medieval manor houses – then meet up with some modern-day duchesses before we pull back the curtain on the extraordinary goings-on at the Cliveden estate.
The September/October 2015 issue of BRITAIN magazine includes:
We take a tour of Kent – the glorious Garden of England – and take in its beautiful moated castles, its medieval manor houses and beautifully preserved old villages
We discover that duchesses aren’t just for period drama – these modern businesswomen discuss the realities of running their stunning stately homes in the modern age
IDYLLIC RURAL CORNWALL
Packed with sleepy villages, hidden coves and historic harbours, this English coastal county is a rural treasure trove, overflowing with quintessential British charm
THE CLIVEDEN SET
We go behind the scenes at the estate in Buckinghamshire that has been at the heart of British society and politics – and a fair share of its scandals – for centuries
A largely unspolit Tudor treasure, this Suffolk village was once at the heart of a thriving wool trade and one of Tudor England’s richest towns
King Edward I’s battle to subdue the Welsh left a legacy of more than 600 castles. We bring you some of the most magnificent examples
We take a look at the people and places that played pivotal roles in the Jacobite rebellions – two gutsy attempts to reclaim the throne
from the Hanoverians
The Victorians were great pioneers, but some of their ideas were a bit off the mark
Win a luxurious break for two at Hever Castle – Anne Boleyn’s childhood home
CITY BREAKS: BRIGHTON
The famous seaside resort has attracted many of our literary greats over the years
For all this and more see the Sept/Oct 2015 issue of BRITAIN.
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