November 14th, 2011

japanese autumn


A sneak preview for you - possibly even a world exclusive! I went to see what will soon be the new Kent History Centre, as part of my job. In this space, researchers will soon be consulting documents which tell the story of this county. It's the closest part of England to France; is where St Augustine landed and was made welcome to begin the reconversion of England to Christianity in 597; and is where the Virginia Company was founded. So there's a lot of history about to be shared. Right now, they're laying carpet and completing the wiring, which is a little less romantic.

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