Festivals of Bath – Jane Austen Festival 2015

Jane Austen is BIG in Bath. Wherever you go there’s some reference to the writer and if you love the two books she set in the city (Northanger Abbey and Persuasion) then you’ll also be aware of many sights that would have been familiar to Jane, even now. Austen has more connections with the city

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Women of Bath

Since it was International Women’s Day (8th March 2015), and Mothering Sunday (15th March 2015) last month, plus the inaugural Women of Bath event at The Guildhall in the city on 9th March, supported by our very own female Mayor, Cherry Beath, we thought we’d write a post about some of the important women who

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Jane Austen Fans enjoy an evening with Mr. Wickham

One of the UK’s most celebrated female novelists, Jane Austen is also one of Bath’s most famous former residents, and has her own dedicated annual festival during mid-September. This year the Jane Austen Festival will be taking place in the spa city of Bath between September 14 – 22 and offers over 60 different individual

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