Audio slideshow: Highgate cemetery
Highgate Cemetery is one of the grandest Victorian graveyards in the UK, with the likes of Karl Marx and George Eliot interred in its ivy-covered vaults.
Diarist and literary editor Diana Athill paid a visit with Today presenter James Naughtie and Jean Pateman, former chairman of the Friends of Highgate Cemetery, as part of her stint as a guest editor of the Today programme.Continue reading the main story
Music courtesy KPM Music.
Photography by Tom Colls. Slideshow production by Paul Kerley and Andy Walker.
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