Archives for October 2010

Ashton Memorial, Lancaster

High on a hill, overlooking the City of Lancaster is the Ashton Memorial. Built in memory of Lord Ashton's second wife, Jessie,  the memorial … [Read more...]

Ulpha Chapel, Cumbria

The Kirk of Ulpha was originally built as a chapel of ease to the church of Millom and is dedicated to St. John the Baptist. Records of a … [Read more...]

A History of Girls Comics

Susan Brewer taps into the nostalgic women s market for comics from their childhood Jackie, Girl s Own, Bunty etc, from the early days in Victorian … [Read more...]

Kidderminster Carpet Museum gets £1.9m grant

The Carpet Museum in Kidderminster has been awarded a Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) grant of just under £2m. After two years in development, the … [Read more...]