Then and now in Bath

Top collage is George St from a 1918 postmarked card (although believed to be a circa 1910 photo) and again in 2016 Second collage is Abbey Green in 1905 and 2016 Below – Temperance Hall in Widcombe in, judging from the film advertising, 1924 and now. Built in 1847 on the site of an old turnpike… Read More

Bath’s famous residents – a lesser known selection

Hardly a day goes by in Bath without a famous celebrity being spotted in the street (and mentioned on Twitter!). Apart from having John Cleese and Johnny Depp living with us, Ricky Gervais visiting for the weekend and Nicholas Cage having recently moved from town further into Somerset, Bath is also full of commemorative plaques… Read More