Guildford Book Festival Talk

The Countess of Carnarvon in conversation with Katherine Higgins:


The Guildhall, Guildford High Street, GU1 3AA
Date: Tuesday 8th October 2019 Time:
10.00 - 11.30
: Full price £15.00 includes coffee and cake

Christmas at Highclere - Recipes and Traditions from The Real Downton Abbey

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Highclere Castle, known as 'The Real Downton Abbey', bustles with activity at the best of times, but it is never more alive than at Christmas. Lady Carnarvon, wife of Geordie, 8th Earl of Carnarvon, whose family seat is Highclere, talks to broadcaster and vintage expert, Katherine Higgins about the festive rituals that make Highclere a magical place to be. With access to the fascinating archives, Lady Carnarvon will share stories of the illustrious guests that have stayed at Highclere, and the family traditions and recipes that have passed down through the generations.

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Tuesday, 8 October

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