Dionissia and the robber baron: a 13th century Northumbrian drama

  "My sire is of a noble line, And my name is Geraldine: Five warriors seized me yestermorn, Me, even me, a maid forlorn: They choked my cries with force and fright, And tied me on a palfrey white." Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Christabel, Part I   Between 20 and 26 January 1279 Dionissia Bechfeld  appeared in the …

What do independent schools gain from working with the state sector?

“What do we get out of this?” is a question that may be asked fairly by an independent school when any form of structured relationship with a state school is proposed. The potential benefits to state schools from such contacts have been well rehearsed - including use of facilities, access to subject expertise for sixth …