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15th September 2014

So the 20th Heritage Open Days festival has come to a close. How did it go? A huge thank you to all those who…

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Last minute cancellations!

13th September 2014

Apologies but the following events have cancelled just after our last refresh of the directory: St…

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A month of open days across Europe

1st September 2014

It's begun! September is a month of open days across Europe. Heritage Open Days is England's contribution,…

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Join the celebration: post a selfie

22nd July 2014

If baking challenges just aren't your thing, how about a spot of photography? As part of our…

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Discovering stories from the Great War in Chester, Cheshire

16th September 2014

“I stand at the altar of the murdered men, and, while I live, I fight their cause,” wrote Florence…

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Personal History as Heritage

12th September 2014

Reminiscing with photographer Hubert W King. A 14 year old Hubert King starting working at the family business…

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1 man, 260 landscapes, 300 years of fame!

10th September 2014

The Capability Brown Festival plans to celebrate the work and legacy of Lancelot “Capability” Brown,…

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The House with the Horn - an architect’s riddle

8th September 2014

There could be little doubt about it, the building was sick and no amount of tinkering by the architect, listening…

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