ASA Briggs Secret Days – Codebreaking in Bletchley Park

The Bletchley Park memoir of Lord Asa Briggs will be one of the most important documents to be published in 2010. Lord Briggs has long been regarded … [Read more...]





£2m makeover for John Rennie built Lune Aqueduct

The Lune Aqueduct has been awarded  a £1million grant to help restore the 200 year old Grade I listed structure. The grant by the Heritage Lottery … [Read more...]





Punchard Gill toll house restored

The Punchard Gill toll house in the Yorkshire Dales National Park has been restored. Built beside the Reeth to Tan Hill road in Arkengarthdale … [Read more...]





‘Lost garden’ of Elford Hall saved

The ‘lost garden’ of Elford Hall, near Lichfield in Staffordshire, is to be saved for the local community, thanks to a confirmed grant of £248,400 … [Read more...]





Eden Bridge Gardens Work Underway

After securing funding last year from the Heritage Lottery Fund, work started on the Thomas Mawson designed, Eden Bridge Gardens in Carlisle in Autumn … [Read more...]





Mawson Gardens Rydal Hall

                    Rydal Hall is situated in the heart of the English Lake District with stunning views over the … [Read more...]





Lowther Castle

Situated just outside of Penrith in North Cumbria is the now derelict castle at Lowther. The 120 acre, Grade II listed site contains the … [Read more...]