Meet literary characters at Groomsbridge Place

Groombridge PlaceI love an immersive literary experience – something to truly tickle my imagination and offer some serious escapism.

The latest one to catch my eye is the literary weekend happening on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 September at Groomsbridge Place in Kent. Celebrating 200 years of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice (the novel, not the BBC version – Colin Firth’s not quite that old, bless), the event will feature “costumed interpreters” (nope, not quite sure what that means. Actors, perhaps?) performing the roles of “some of our country’s favourite literary characters” who will roam the gardens and Enchanted Forest of the 17th century manor house. Continue reading