Palace Social Secretary
Bertha Jane Periwinkle was the last of nine children born to Lady Evelyn and Lord Byron Periwinkle who were members of Queen Grace’s Court. The younger Lady Periwinkle went by her middle name Jane, as she hated the name Bertha.
Miss Persephone Fendlwart
Avington Palace Culinary Minister and Principle Midwife
Miss Persephone Fendlwart was born the first of seven siblings. Her mother Winifred Gray Fendlwart was sister to Sir William Gray’s father Clarence making Persephone and Sir William first cousins. Clarence Fendlwart had been Palace Culinary Minister for Avington Palace for thirty years.