has to decide who he is and. more importantly. who he wants to be: a King…or the man who gets to love Olivia forever.
The Lady in the Van
Maggie Smith stars in this BBC radio adaptation of Alan Bennett’s highly acclaimed autobiographical stage playAn eccentric old lady moves into a quiet street in Camden Town. There she remains. installed in her van in glorious self-sufficiency. until the council instructs her to move on. Then a kind homeowner invites her to move her van into his garden – where she stays for the next fifteen years. This is the fascinating story of the genteel vagrant who found a unique place in Alan Bennett’s life and writing.But the drama is as much about the author himself as Miss Shepherd. Why did Alan Bennett let her commandeer his driveway? Was he acting out of kindness. weakness. or hidden guilt over not spending enough time with his own mother? Did he always subconsciously plan to exploit Miss Shepherd for literary profit? Thought-provoking and moving. The Lady in the Van tackles profound questions about social responsibility. homelessness and mental illness with a l
David Starkey’s `Monarchy’ charts the rise of the British monarchy from the War of the Roses. the English Civil War and the Georgians. right up until the present day monarchs of the 20th Century. With both authority and verve. David Starkey unmasks the personalities and achievements. the defeats and victories. that lie behind the monarchs that form the backbone of British history. This magisterial study begins with the Tudors – five monarchs who ruled over England and Ireland until the reformation of the 1530s – and continues with the Stuarts who followed them. It includes Oliver Cromwell. a non monarch. who ruled as Lord Protector. a ‚king in all but name’. and the Georgians. a dynasty that began with the accession of George I and ended with the death of George IV. Queen Victoria. the longest reigning monarch in British history. and. finally. our present day Queen. Elizabeth II. who today reigns over sixteen independent nations make up the book’s latter stages.
Autor: Harry Blamires
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More important than this. `Monarchy’ encompasses the greatest and most notorious events in our history. From the War of the Roses to the infamous Gunpowder Plot. the bloody battles of the English Civil War to the madness of King George III. the Napoleonic Era to the heyday of Empire under Victoria. and finally to our present day Queen Elizabeth II.`Monarchy’ offers a radical reappraisal of English nationhood. culture and politics. shown through the most central institution in English life. With characteristic insight and perceptiveness. Starkey gives new life to these figures. producing an entertaining and masterful picture of the building blocks upon which the England of today is built on.
David Starkey. Kati Nicholl
ramatised with a full cast. these four sinister stories will chill your blood and strike terror into your heart.
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