Laura Thompson on The Last Landlady

Wed 22 July 2020

Laura Thompson on The Last Landlady

Laura Thompson on The Last Landlady: An English Memoir interviewed by Vicky Dawson

A Guardian, Spectator and Mail on Sunday Book of the Year 2018, this personal and hilarious book remembers Laura’s own grandmother Violet, one of the great landladies. Born in a London Pub, she became the first woman to be given a publican’s licence in her own name.

The interview recording will be published on this page Wednesday 22 July, 4:00pm

Buy The Last Landlady: An English Memoir from Waterstones