You can take the man out of Stratford - text with montage
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Shakespeare in Stratford

Shakespeare was a Stratfordian whose talents as a playwright lit up Elizabethan London. Yet his life as a local didn't end with his departure as a young man.

The boy next door at birth, propertied local gent by death - Shakespeare was always the Stratfordian with the capital ambitions.

Shakespeare in Stratford brings you 'the bard' as seen through 21st century eyes. Find out what made the Talk of the Town so worthy of a weblog - and imagine the headlines he might have enjoyed in today's media.

talk of the town
making headlines

Windows on Warwickshire - The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust