JM Barrie and The Gardens of Imagination

Pan Statue Kensington Gardens by NovoaR

By Paul Millward

"On these magic shores children at play are for ever beaching their coracles. We too have been there; we can still hear the sound of the surf, though we shall land no more."   -  JM Barrie

One of the joys of walking across London is that sense I have of drifting from one world to another through an endless parade of contrasting wonders. One moment I am in a district of bustling activity bursting with colour, crowds and vitality, the next I am led into a scene of restful solitude where it is difficult to believe I'm in the centre of such a boisterous metropolis. In a city...

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