A visit to York

Posted on August 16th 2015

On 16 July this year, Antony and I were made Doctors of the University of York – a very happy day, and a very proud one too. In my speech to the congregation, I took the opportunity to pay tribute to my Oxford tutor Ann Wordsworth, who died two years ago. ‘This is such an honour. I would like to thank… Read more

Events 2014

Posted on June 4th 2014

  Chalke Valley History Festival,  Thursday 26 June, 6.30pm Cairo in the War, 1939-1945   East Neuk Literary Festival, Saturday 28 June, 12 noon The Broken Road    The Annual Niarchos History Lecture, Yale University Patrick Leigh Fermor