Search for history at Audley End

19th March 2004 at 00:00
Do you know anyone who worked as a kitchen maid or an assistant gardener at Audley End house and gardens, near Saffron Walden in Essex, in the early 1900s? If so, Pippa Smith, an education officer for English Heritage, wants to hear from you. She hopes to create role-play opportunities for children who visit the Jacobean house, once home to Charles II.

Contact her at or write to her at English Heritage, 24 Brooklands Avenue, Cambridge, CB2 2DU. To visit the house telephone 01223 582732.

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