Jane Barnes at Bronte Parsonage Museum. - Jane Barnes: Looking across Haworth Parish Church graveyard to the Bronte Parsonage Museum 3 (2 hours ago)
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Finally, Britain has an answer to Breaking Bad, Game of Thrones and so on. pic.twitter.com/1HMGUM6qiL— Jeremy Clarkson (@JeremyClarkson) May 17, 2015
The motormouth joked that a two-hour tribute to the Brontë sisters would be a massive hit.The actual news item that interests us comes from The Sunday Times. And it is exciting for us, Mr Clarkson.
He tweeted: “Finally, Britain has an answer to Breaking Bad, Game Of Thrones and so on,” after posting a newspaper cutting about the upcoming show.
The BBC are marking next year’s bicentenary of Jane Eyre author Charlotte Bronte’s birth with a drama about her and sister Emily, who wrote Wuthering Heights. (Helene Perkins)