To lovers of literature, whether plays or poetry, libraries are special places and few more so than the British library. As one of Europe’s largest, it is home to some of the most important, most widely read, most sought after texts ever written. With archives that include treasures like the …

This weekend, in recognition of  ‘Shakespeare400’ (400 years since Ol’ Will’s death) London was treated to not one, not two but all thirty-seven Shakespeare plays – for free! Because after all, though the bard was born and bread 100 miles ‘up the road’ in Stratford Upon Avon, It was in …