Interesting stuff about London, Museums and Heritage
Facebook praise of the Old Operating Theatre Museum
This is a post on our facebook page
Came across this fabulous place by accident. Joined a group lecture held in the Operating Theatre itself. Felt so privileged to have heard the lecturer (an historian) speak so eloquently at length about this fascinating place. My confidence in education in this country was restored.....she was, quite simply, excellent. Awesome.....would recommend++++ Loved the t shirt she wore too...cool, cool, cool.
Finally, I have moved myself onto wordpress.org. Slightly afraid of the extra fiddle-faddling capability I now have at my finger tips...... So this blog will slowly fade into the dusk The new blog is here: http://www.chr.org.uk/anddidthosefeet/?page_id=11. Go on have a look.
I quite often revise wikipedia pages if I feel I have a moment. This one I did because the London Archaeologist had an article by Barbora Brederova about an excavation in the Fields, and it gave information not clearly listed on Wikipedia. If you want to read it here it is https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lincoln%27s_Inn_Fields#History I included a reference to the discovery of a fragment of a fudding cup.
They have started filming it in Lyme Regis. The story casts Anning as a lesbian which has created a bit of a tiss. https://www.theguardian.com/film/2019/mar/19/mary-anning-biopic-kate-winslet-fossil-hunter-film?utm_term=RWRpdG9yaWFsX0d1YXJkaWFuVG9kYXlVS19XZWVrZGF5cy0xOTAzMjA%3D&utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GuardianTodayUK&CMP=GTUK_email