Marcia Clayton writes historical fiction with a sprinkling of romance and mystery in The Hartford Manor Series, a heart-warming family saga that stretches from the Regency period through to Victorian times.

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My April 2024 Newsletter

My April 2024 Newsletter

Hello, and welcome to my April Newsletter.   Thankfully, last weekend signalled the start of British Summer Time, but I just wish someone would tell the weather! I know the English like to moan about the rain, but we've had so much...

My March 2024 Newsletter

My March 2024 Newsletter

Hello, and welcome to my March Newsletter.   Hello everyone, I hope you are all keeping well. It seems no time since we were talking about Christmas, and now it will soon be Easter. It's early this year, and, of course, Easter eggs have been available...

My February 2024 Newsletter

My February 2024 Newsletter

Hello, and welcome to my February Newsletter.   Well, the new year started with a lot of storms, but for the last week or so, the weather has been lovely here in Devon. Cold and frosty, yes, but lovely and sunny later in the day. I've even...

My January 2024 Newsletter

My January 2024 Newsletter

Hello, and welcome to my January Newsletter. Happy New Year, everyone, I wish you all health, wealth, and happiness over the months to come, and I hope you had an enjoyable Christmas as we did. We spent a couple of days with our youngest son, David, and his...

My December 2023 Newsletter

My December 2023 Newsletter

Hello, and welcome to my December Newsletter.   I can hardly believe I'm saying that, and before long, it will be Christmas. Time certainly does go more quickly as you grow older. However, I'm getting on well with my preparations for Christmas. I've made the cake but...

My November 2023 Newsletter

My November 2023 Newsletter

Hello, and welcome to my November Newsletter.   Bryan and I recently went to Farnham to spend a few days with my sister, Gill. We had a nice time catching up, going shopping, and tidying her garden, as the weather was lovely. We also managed to fit in a visit to RHS...

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