One of six illustrations featured in The Enduring Relevance of Octavia Hill
© Quentin Blake
Take a look at the illustrations specially drawn by Quentin Blake for The Enduring Relevance of Octavia Hill, a new collection by think-tank Demos, about our founder Octavia Hill.
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Politician and historian Tristram Hunt describes the life and legacy of the extraordinary Octavia Hill - one of the founders of the National Trust.
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