One thing you need to remember about History

Everybody lies. Two versions of history in collision

The Cholmondeley ladies

OK, I admit it. I’m a history nerd and always have been. I can’t even remember when I was first bitten by the bug but I do remember getting an Unwin Illustrated Book of British History as a birthday present when I was around 7 or 8 — probably from my Hungarian grandmother as it was so age-inappropriate — and reading straight through it…