Keep a secret using lemons with the Bar Convent!

This February half term, turn master-spy as you discover how to write and uncover secret messages using a very special invisible ink: lemon juice! When it comes to sending secret messages from inside a prison, we might not expect a sixteenth-century nun would be an expert at it – but the Yorkshire-born religious pioneer Mary Ward never cared much for expectations. Learn how Mary Ward used lemon juice letters to send secret messages to her follows and have a go at your very own at home by downloading the free worksheet from the Bar Convent website.


Sat 13 Feb


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