Tuesday 22 October 2019
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Poetry in Stone

Poetry in Stone

The great cathedrals of Christ Church Oxford, Gloucester, Hereford, Worcester and Cardiff take centre stage in this 9 night England and Wales programme.  Also included are the Cotswolds, the Shakespeare Houses and the ancient black and white villages in the undiscovered county of Herefordshire.  I’ve added inspirational Tintern Abbey, a Welsh Male Voice Choir in rehearsal, the city of Bath, Salisbury Cathedral and Stonehenge.  Hihlights include:

 

  • Tales of Harry Potter and Alice in Wonderland in and around Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford
  • Choral Evensong in majestic Gloucester Cathedral
  • Holy Trinity Church, Stratford the Bard’s final resting place
  • A private tour of the Mappa Mundi and the Chained Library in Hereford Cathedral
  • Herefordshire’s Black and White Village Trail
  • Inspirational Tintern Abbey
  • St Fagan’s Open Air Museum and Llandaff Cathedral
  • A Welsh Male Voice Choir in rehearsal
  • Arthurian legends at Glastonbury Abbey
  • Awe inspiring Stonehenge and the soaring spire of Salisbury Cathedral
  • Tours of St Paul’s Cathedral and Southwark Cathedral