Category Archives : Claire Warrior

Home  >>  Claire Warrior

Exploring in a winter wonderland

Claire Warrior reads extracts from Christmas letters by Arctic explorers and uncovers a festive season that was more enjoyable than you might think. Claire: Hello, I’m Claire Warrior, Senior Exhibitions Curator at the National Maritime Museum. How would you imagine your perfect Christmas celebration? Chestnuts roasting on an open fire,…

Letters to a lost explorer – the dispatches of Lady Jane Franklin

Claire Warrior introduces Lady Jane Franklin, wife of polar explorer John Franklin. Listen to extracts from Lady Jane’s letters, and discover more about her husband’s ill-fated expedition to find the North-West Passage. Download this episode

Claire Warrior previews Beside the seaside – snapshots of British coastal life

Join Claire Warrior for a preview of Beside the seaside, a new exhibition of historical photographs depicting life on the British coast. Find out more about this fascinating collection and about the images on show. Download this episode