Ancient mysteries wanted

A community archaeology project run by the North Pennines AONB Partnership has been so successful that it has had the go-ahead to come up with new … [Read more...]





Captain Scott’s South Pole images saved for nation

Photographs taken by Captain Scott on his final expedition to the South Pole have been saved for the nation thanks to £704,000 lottery … [Read more...]





‘From Exile to Freedom’ by Polish Expats Association, Worcester

A collection of oral history, photography and written stories examining the unique experience of Polish expats is to open in Worcester. The project … [Read more...]





Money should secure future of Bletchley Park

Lottery grants of almost £5m will enable the future of the former wartime code breaking site, Bletchley Park to be secured. The investment will … [Read more...]





In search of Solway history

A north Cumbrian project is trying to find items of historical interest from north west Cumbria. Researchers are aiming to create a portfolio … [Read more...]





Old St Helen’s church in Hastings gets conservation grant

The Old St Helen's church at Ore, Hastings is set to be protected thanks to a £470,000 grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund. Abandoned in 1869, the … [Read more...]





Submarine restoration secures funding

The future of a Second World War submarine has been saved thanks to Heritage Lottery fund . Staff and volunteers at the Royal Navy Submarine Museum … [Read more...]





Guided tours of Iron Age hill fort

Free guided tours of the excavation of an Iron Age hillfort in the North York Moors National Park are on offer on Sunday 29 and Monday 30 May … [Read more...]





Medical instruments go on display in Worcester

A new permanent exhibition, celebrating the history of medicine, is being created in a ward of the former Worcester Royal Infirmary. Extensive … [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...]