Colour in Victorian Britain

No. 29 November 2008 'The purest and most thoughtful minds are those which love colour the most', wrote John Ruskin in The Stones of Venice.

Colour in Victorian Britain Paul Atterbury enthuses about the Victorians' vision of colour

Owen Jones: the 'Colour King' and his painted palaces Kathryn Ferry describes Jones's pioneering approach to colour

The top ten most endangered Victorian and Edwardian buildings in England and Wales 2008

Top ten endangered buildings 2007

The 1000 year swim Ian Dungavell on swimming the equivalent of the English Channel to highlight the plight of our historic pools

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