Dickens and the law


In a year that is crowded with major anniversaries and major events, the bicentennial of Charles Dickens’s birth looms large. The BBC has been awash with documentaries, adaptations and readings and exhibitions on the great man are being staged across London, Portsmouth and Rochester. My own ‘tribute’ has been to read¬†Charles Dickens: A Life by Claire Tomalin. It is a cracking biography, and provides a fascinating […]

Like maggots in nuts – Dickens in the Inn