There are items held in the the Mitchell Library belonging to author P.L. Travers, the inspiration for the new movie 'Saving Mr Banks'. Read more: "The truth behind Mary Poppins creator P.L. Travers", The Age, January 5, 2014.
James Herriot is the pen name of James Alfred Wight, OBE, FRCVS also known as Alf Wight, an English veterinary surgeon and writer. Wight is best known for his semi-autobiographical stories, often referred to collectively as All Creatures Great and Small, a title used in some editions and in film and television adaptations.