Far from Neglected (CH3)

The chapel showed no ill-effects of its long neglect Evelyn Waugh, Brideshead Revisited Castle Howard may have struck film and TV production companies as the perfect proxy for Brideshead, but in at least one respect they are very different. St Andrews, Roker, the church that was at the heart of my childhood and adolescence, is often … Continue reading Far from Neglected (CH3)


Not So Much A Temple

I said in my last post that Temple Row does not take it’s name from Birmingham’s Anglican Cathedral, though since the building’s churchyard adjoins the thoroughfare it would be a simple enough assumption to make. That said this is no typical cathedral.  Like Bradford Cathedral it was originally a parish church and remained so for … Continue reading Not So Much A Temple