Portrait of the ‘accidental inventor’ of bottled beer comes to light at Ewbanks

Portrait of the ‘accidental inventor’ of bottled beer comes to light at Ewbanks

He may look a rather severe figure but Alexander Nowell, Dean of St Paul’s for 42 years throughout Elizabeth I’s reign, had a lighter side to his nature, as the man credited with inventing bottled beer. A cryptic letter that comes with the portrait has led to the discovery of...

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Science Museum announces closures

Science Museum announces closures

Sir Ian Blatchford, Director and Chief Executive of the Science Museum Group said: ‘Our mission is to inspire futures. But right now we need to focus on today and on the health and welfare of our visitors and colleagues as the nation comes together to deal with the threat of...

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