Namer of the clouds

Fascinating Radio 4 programme about the poetic influence of the famous metereologist Luke Howard, who is buried in our burial ground.  It describes how his ground-breaking ’Essay on the Modification of Clouds’ became the subject of poems by Goethe and  Shelley as well as inspiring some of Constable’s landscapes.  The programme is available on the BBC iPlayer for the next 7 days.

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