Things to see & do

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Christmas fun

On Sunday 14 December, the Lamb Players will again be presenting their annual Christmas Evening of music and readings.
Mulled wine and mince pies are on the menu too, so pop the date in your diary and purchase your tickets soon.

A noteable tenant

A variety of books and authors

Margaret Rumer Godden, OBE (1907-1998): was an author of more than sixty books, both fiction and non-fiction. Her first best-seller was in 1939 for the novel: Black Narcissus and she won the Whitbread Award in 1972 for her novel: The Diddakoi.

Rumer Godden was the tenant of Lamb House from 1968-1973.

Colourful covers

Brian Cooks vibrant book dust jackets

Sir Brian Caldwell Cook Batsford (1910-1991), better known as Brian Cook, designed book dust jackets, with distinctive vibrant covers, from the 1930s to the 1950s. He was also a painter, publisher, a Member of Parliament and was knighted in 1974.

Sir Brian was the tenant of Lamb House from 1980-1987.