Ammonite Trailer: Saoirse Ronan and Kate Winslet Begin a Forbidden Love Affair – /Film

Following in similar footsteps as Portrait of a Lady on Fire, the first Ammonite trailer finds Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan in a forbidden romance.

Source: Ammonite Trailer: Saoirse Ronan and Kate Winslet Begin a Forbidden Love Affair – /Film

This looks great! Set in Dorset. Going to be beautiful to watch!

#britishmovies

#dorset

Julie Montagu, the viscountess trying to save the ancestral pile | Times2 | The Times

In the recent glorious weather Mapperton, in Dorset, named by Country Life the finest manor house in Britain, has never looked finer. The 15 acres of Italianate gardens echo with birdsong, the roses

Source: Julie Montagu, the viscountess trying to save the ancestral pile | Times2 | The Times

Always fascinating to read how modern aristocratic families are keeping things going in difficult times.

#britishhistory

#britisharistocracy

#statelyhomes

#dorset

Anglotopia Mentioned in The Alfred Daily – 7th May 2020 – This is Alfred

On today’s show: Angola 76 owner is resolute following planning refusal | Shaftesbury tip reopens on Monday with new rules | Woman comes forward following Breach Lane dog bite appeal | The nursery …

Source: The Alfred Daily – 7th May 2020 – This is Alfred

Finally had a chance to listen to this. We’re mentioned about 18 minutes in – thanks for the shout out @ListenToAlfred and @UpdownCottage. Worth a listen. We will return to Updown Cottage as soon as it’s feasible. Hopefully in 2021.

#shaftesbury

#dorset

This was fascinating. I’ve actually…

This was fascinating. I’ve actually been here and it’s a very beautiful place.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/2020/05/06/1000-year-old-mill-starts-up-again-keep-homes-uk-supplied-with-flour/

#history
#dorset
#articles