National Treasures

  National Treasures   Beyond the closed doors and behind the heavy curtains, lies another world that has been hidden away. Now, more than ever before our wonderful national treasures...

The True Duffle Coat Devotee: Paddington Bear!

In the early 1950s a certain iconic bear turned up at Paddington station after he was orphaned following an earthquake in his native Darkest Peru. He was taken in and...

Paddington Bears duffle love

The True Duffle Coat Devotee: Paddington Bear! When the words ‘duffle coat’ are mentioned, to many this takes them back to the days of Paddington Bear, even those (like myself)...