Go explore!

From 8-11 September 2016, thousands of volunteers across the country invite you to experience local history, architecture and culture. The listings will start to be published here in mid-July.

Selected blog posts

Put on your Marigolds!

10th February 2016

The countdown is on! Only a few weeks left until what we hope will be the largest litter-pick in UK history. Clean…

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Ten things you never knew about bell ringing

11th December 2015

1. Church bells are the loudest musical instrument in the world – the original heavy metal band. 2. Bells can…

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What’s so great about heritage?

2nd December 2015

As publisher of Hudson’s Historic Houses & Gardens, I’m really interested in what makes us get off…

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