9:00PM, Tuesday 18 Sep
Nelson in His Own Words
Lord Horatio Nelson, one of Britain’s greatest war heroes, is best known as the man on top of a huge column in London’s Trafalgar Square. One of history’s most celebrated characters, his achievements are well recognised; the Battle of Trafalgar and the Nile campaign, as well as his extraordinary record as a commander and a leader of men. But what about Nelson the man? Polite English society was shocked when a batch of letters from Lord...