CITY LIFE

A walk of ancient haunts

A walk traces the shape of a landscape and embraces its history. Andrew Swift crosses the valleys of the rivers Frome and Avon and discovers Italianate gardens,...

Bath @ Work: Mehmet Aydin, Tailor

Our series of photographic portraits by Neill Menneer shows Bath people at work. I grew up in Istanbul where most of my family were involved in the textile b...

The History of
Sydney Gardens

Historian Catherine Pitt investigates the rise and fall in popularity of the pleasure garden in Bath In the late 17th century, after the austerity of the Cro...

Bath’s twin cities

Why are some cities twinned with others? And shouldn’t we know a bit about those that are twinned with our own? Simon Horsford sets the record straight and inve...

Bowood House:
Tales from the estate

Behind its beautiful architecture and the impressive landscaped gardens by Capability Brown, Bowood House holds tales of tragedy and heartbreak. Catherine Pitt ...

Bath @ Work:
Alan Dun, Sculptor

Our series of photographic portraits by Neill Menneer shows Bath people at work.  Alan Dun, Sculptor Originally from Bristol, I first explored Bath and th...