Into the Breach House

Into the Breach House

‘The Bottoms consisted of six blocks of miners’ dwellings, two rows of three, like the dots on a blank-six domino, and twelve houses in a block. This double row of dwellings sat at the foot of the rather sharp slope from Bestwood, and looked out, from the attic...
DH Lawrence: Love and Legacy

DH Lawrence: Love and Legacy

In many ways those that D H Lawrence loved, he then left. But they remained burnt into his memory and work. In his novels he is often criticised for the highly personal characteristics of ‘real people’ he has clearly recalled from his life living in Eastwood and...