Simon Heffer (Books by the Beach)

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The Age of Decadence

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14 April
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In a thirty year career in Fleet Street, Simon Heffer has held senior editorial positions on The Daily Telegraph and The Spectator, and is now a columnist for The Telegraph. He is the author of many historical biographies. Today he will be exploring his latest work, The Age of Decadence: Britain 1880–1914 – a social history of Victorian life. This event’s setting is a ‘Victorian art exhibition’. The church contains windows and paintings by William Morris and Dante Gabriel Rossetti.

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Sunday 14 April 2019, 3.00pm

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