English Heritage asked me to retell Whitby Abbey’s legends and myths to help new audiences explore this unique location. Hear one of the stories here – Bram Stoker’s Dracula Diary.
Whitby Abbey’s magnificent ruins tower above the North Yorkshire coastline. Nuns and monks first lived on the site in the seventh century, and finally left when King Henry VIII dissolved the monasteries, nine hundred years later. Over an even longer sweep of time, however, this clifftop place has inspired stories – from sunny and playful, to […]Read more