The author Margery Allingham, who lived in Tolleshunt D’Arcy and has one of our school houses named after her, was born on the 20th of May.
Can you find out what the names of her fictional detective and his sidekick are?
Which house in the village did she live in and is it still there?
Can you find out if any other famous authors or poets come from or have lived in Essex? I bet there are loads of them!