Aunt Barbara’s Fireplace – free Zoom presentation

20th March 2021 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Continuing the series of online talks given by village professionals in different areas of the Arts, The Robertsbridge Arts Partnership is delighted to present local author and journalist, Charlotte Moore.  Further details…

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Charlotte will introduce her great-great-great Aunt Barbara who lived at Scalands on the Brightling Road. A leading feminist and founder of Girton College, Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon counted among her friends many of the great Victorians including Rossetti, Morris, Gertrude Jekyll and George Eliot, all of whom visited her here in Robertsbridge. Charlotte’s talk will be illustrated by early photographs of the area, many unpublished, and is planned to be a 40 minutes presentation with a question/answer session at the end. This will be a ZOOM Webinar and questions can be submitted via chat. -tt, For more information and to book a virtual seat, please visit This is a fee free community initiative.