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Cowper and His Hares

Tuesday 16 May 2017

The Higgins Bedford, Castle Lane


Kate Bostock and Helen Jones – Cowper and His Hares

William Cowper (1731 – 1800) was England’s most respected poet in the late l8th and early l9th centuries. While convalescing in Olney, he was given three hares to look after and this talk will tell the touching story of how the creatures became an important part of his life.

Tickets – Friends £3, Guests £8


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