The Urban Guide to the Countryside
Hertfordshire Edition

Category: My Fave Places

My Favourite Places: Daphne Selfe

9 Nov 2015

The utterly gorgeous Daphne Selfe, Herts’ own supermodel, will be taking to the local catwalk this weekend at Hitchin’s Festiwool. She’s also been busy out and about talking about her new book – a fab memoir of her lifelong love of clothes and fashion, The Way We Wore. (Don’t you just love that title?)

In between all that busy-ness, I managed to catch a few minutes with Daphne to ask her about her favourite places….

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The light fantastic

11 Nov 2014


British artist Bruce Munro is best known for immersive large-scale light-based installations. His work has been shown at the Victoria & Albert Museum, the Eden Project (Cornwall), the Guggenheim Museum (New York) and, most local to us, Waddesdon Manor (Bucks). He returns to Waddesdon Manor this week with the launch of his new installation ‘Winter Light’ (12 Nov 2014 to Jan 2015) in the grounds, and ‘Snow Code’ inside the house, a digital installation blending light, language, technology and sound.

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