Did you know?
The 1996 TV series of Enid Blyton’s The Famous Five, was filmed at Dunster Castle, and Cheddar Caves. It also featured the village of Bossington.
Elizabeth Goudge is best known for The Little White Horse, a book J K Rowling said was her favourite when growing up.
After serving in the RAF as a radar instructor, Clarke went on to become chairman of the British Interplanetary Society, and devised a system of geo-stationary satellites upon which all modern communication systems are now designed.
Fay Weldon CBE has recently released, After the Peace. Her fifth novel in the Dilberne family saga – in which the author traces the life and times of both Upstairs and Downstairs, from the end of Queen Victoria’s reign through the first half of the 20th century – jumping now into the bright new female light of the 21st century.