We will be working closely with our partners to develop resources for the school’s History curricula that emphasise the importance of (and links between) ‘sufficient sleep’ and ‘time spent outdoors’ for physical and mental health.

Recipes from Sleeping Well at Ordsall Hall:
Conversations and Interviews:

Sasha Handley was interviewed by Katie Hunt for the recent CNN article about the contemporary relevance of sleep’s history. 

Dr Holly Fletcher recently spoke about ‘how people’s physical surroundings shaped their efforts to get a good night’s sleep in the early modern period’ for the digital storytelling project The Thinker’s Garden