Williamson Art Gallery and Museum Talks: April 18th 11.30-12.30
Horatio Clare is an award winning author and journalist. He has written a number of books including: Running for the Hills about his childhood in the Black Mountains and A Single Swallow about an epic journey following barn swallows from South Africa to South Wales. Down to the Sea in Ships, his most recent book, is the story of two voyages that Clare undertook and has been much acclaimed. The Times called it: “stupendous and extraordinarily exciting “. It is part travel, history, autobiography & sea stories and is described as “a warm and captivating study of the men who live their lives at sea.” He will be reading from and talking about his latest work.