Country Life - 18 December 2013 (CL181213)


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Country Life issue CL181213 published on 18 December 2013 by Time Inc.

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Double Issue
Country life awards of the year 2013
We nominate winners in the categories that really matter
My favourite painting
Stephen Cleobury, Director of Music at King's College, Cambridge, thinks a millais is 'the visual equivalent of the best kind of carol'
Parish church treasures
John Goodall admires a 15th centry Jack the smitter in Suffolk
Seen amid the winter's snow
The owners of Hunworth Hall in Norfolk looked to the Netherlands for inspiration in the making of topiary-rich garden
Kiss me quick
We've been embracing under mistletoe since the 16th century, yet it remains the most curious of plants
The Editors Christmas Quiz
Fox is still ahead of the pack
Veteran actor James Fox tells about his struggle with Christianity versus consumerism
Christmases past and present
We compare 2013's most wonderful time of the year to1913
A shaft of fire
Ancient Sherbourne Abbey today serves as a parish church. John Goodall looks at the remarkable history of this glorious building
Living in a freezer
Country Life selects enchanting images of wildlife in the snow
Hubble, bubble,toil and trouble
The Duchess of Northumberland explains how deadly Poison Garden at Alnwick Castle came about
Kitchen Garden cook: Red Cabbage
Melanie Johnson shares one of her grandmother's recipes
Town and Country
Seeing red over grey squirrels, the heritage debate and the Scott family's swans
In the garden
Troy Scott Smith extols the glorios frenzy of roses at Sissinghurst Castle
Lucy Baring Wonders at the Christmas traditions of different families

Additional Information

Publisher Time Inc.
Title Country Life
Frequency Weekly
Sector Lifestyle
Date 18 Dec 2013
Month December
Year 2013