ROSIE THE HAT LADY -14th JANUARY 2015

ROSIE THE HAT LADY

ROSIE WEDLAKE - THE NOT SO MAD HATTER!

Barnstaple Hotel / Wednesday 14th January

 

Well the prospect of a woman talking about hats didn't sound that exciting but the whacky presentation by Rosie Wedlake made for a great evening. A well-known farmer's wife from Chulmleigh, Rosie is a real character and sharp as a button belying her 82 years. Her family had been milliners through the generations and she has built a huge collection of hats from all eras. Each one had its own little story to accompany it and she was greatly applauded by all present at the end of the evening (she