Ashford’s Hidden Treasures – 17

It’s great to find out the origin of any English expression – like ‘basket case’ which is explained here by Fawn Todd from the Canterbury Cathedral Archives and Library: https://www.canterbury-cathedral.org/heritage/archives-library/ Many thanks to her!

Ashford’s Hidden Treasures – 16

This hidden treasure makes me feel sad but happy at the same time… sad because it touches on the appalling events leading up to the Holocaust. But happy because it focuses on a survivor – and there’s a wonderful coincidence at the heart of the story.