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Keeping warm in Tudor times

Brrrrr! I know I live in "sunny Spain", but it's got rather chilly here! What's the weather like with you? I'm definitely more of a summer girl!

This cold snap inspired this week's Claire Chats and I hope you enjoy it.

In the video, I mention the "Tales from the Green Valley" documentary and you can watch the series at

The following video is about surviving winter in the Middle Ages, so earlier, but is still interesting. I know it gets incredibly cold in winter in Russia because my son lives in Moscow and last winter it was -30°C on some days!

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  1. S /

    Bbrrr, I say, Brrr! Very neat…who know that about wool?

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Keeping warm in Tudor times