Sound File: Noel Coward comes to dinner. c1948
Extract of an interview with sisters Nancy Fitz and Joyce Danes (nee Skelton), maids to Lady Forbes Robertson c.1946/7, describing the night Noel Coward came to dinner.
At this time Lady Forbes Robertson was living in Atcliffe in Granville Road. Noel Coward had a house called White Cliffs on the beach which he used as a weekend and holiday retreat from 1945. He eventually leased all of the properties at the end of the beach.
Interviewer: Christine Waterman
Photo: Noel Coward’s house White Cliffs with the red roof. 2012.
CreatorNancy Fitz and Joyce Danes
Date of creation2016
Date of coverage1947-8
PlaceSt Margaret's Bay
LicenseCreative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC-BY-NC-ND)
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