Recent Articles

Alton

  • Alton in Hampshire - All About Jane?

    Alton in Hampshire - All About Jane?

    Jane Austen is not the only famous person to be associated with Alton, another well-known resident was Sweet Fanny Adams. Fanny Adams did actually exist but today she is more commonly associated with the phrase sweet fanny adams that translates as sweet nothing or very little. Her story is told in the Curtis Museum and her grave can be seen in the town’s cemetery on the Old Oldham Road.

Stay up to date with our latest news, reviews and travel tips

Your email address will not be shared and we’ll never send you junk. Ever.