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Meet the Experts

From falconry to cookery, and even historical make-up, our experts help us to bring to life the fascinating stories of our sites. Meet some of those 'in the know' as they share their knowledge and experiences with us.

Image: Reuben Briggs

Senior national project manager

Meet Reuben Briggs who oversaw the project to install a spectacular footbridge at Tintagel Castle, Cornwall.

Meet Reuben

The Poet-in-Residence

Meet our 2020 poet-in-residence, Jacob Sam-La Rose, one of the country’s most inspirational poets whose passion is using poetry as a tool for education and interaction.

Meet Jacob
Image: Amber Butchart and Rebecca Butterworth

The fashion historian and the historical make-up artist

Meet Amber Butchart, fashion historian, and Rebecca Butterworth, historical make-up artist, who help us produce our historical make-up tutorials.

Meet Amber and Rebecca
Image: Kathy Hipperson

The historical interpreter

Meet Kathy Hipperson, historical interpreter, best known for playing Mrs Avis Crocombe in hit YouTube series, The Victorian Way.

Meet Kathy
Image: Emma Raphael

The historic falconer

Meet Emma Raphael, an historic falconer who can often be found at our sites putting on flying displays from across the ages with her husband, Mike, and their fine collection of birds of prey.

Meet Emma
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