Archive for: May 2015

Did the Romans invent the burger?

Roman Burger
Posted:
19 May 2015
Posted By:
Annie Gray
Categories:
History Uncovered

Food historian, cook, broadcaster and writer Annie Gray specialises in the history of food and dining in Britain from the 1600’s to the present day.  Here she takes us through the unlikely origins of the burger in Britain...

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Conservation in Action: The Map Room at Eltham Palace

Map and mural of the Far East
Posted:
12 May 2015
Posted By:
Jemma Edwards
Categories:
Behind the Scenes

After a £1.7 million restoration, Eltham Palace and Gardens in Greenwich reopened on 3 April 2015 with five new and intriguing rooms for you to explore. Jemma Edwards, a conservator currently working on revealing the original 1930s hand painted decorative scheme in the Map Room introduces us to w...

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