Juliet Nicolson's A House Full of Daughters...'Alex Clark is given a unique tour of Sissinghurst Castle by Juliet Nicholson, whose new book A House Full of Daughters details her childhood and growing up there as the grand-daughter of Vita Sackville-West and Harold Nicolson.
The second episode...
...1930s Paris, post-war London and the '60s in Sissinghurst; we've slipped the shackles of the studio for this month's podcast and gone on location for a special featuring apricot cocktails, top London trivia and a unique insight into one of the most famous gardens in the Garden of England.
Will Ryecroft talks to Sarah Bakewell about Jean Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir and modern existentialism whilst sipping apricot cocktails at Le Beaujolais. Alex Clark walks through London with Anthony Quinn as they discuss the landscape of his latest novel, Freya.
Both episodes are just over thirty minutes and available through iTunes..enjoy!
The White Garden at Sissinghurst