There is no author more connected with Christmas than Charles Dickens. On the eve of the 200th anniversary of his birth, The Telegraph takes a tour around the house where he was born with Lucinda Dickens Hawksley, his great-great-great granddaughter.
Video: A guided tour around Dickens’ birthplace
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