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From 11-14 September, thousands of volunteers invite you to experience local history, architecture and culture. What will you discover?

Thousands of events are already uploaded here but do keep checking as more will be added daily along with any amendments/cancellations.

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Selected blog posts

Biomass + bird poo – green living at National Trust places

2nd September 2014

William Morris said: ‘We are only the trustees for those that come after us.’ If we don’t make…

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Objects of Desire

26th August 2014

Question: Where do you keep your ‘stuff’? Is it in a kitchen drawer, on a shelf in the garage, in a…

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Social Media- Make it work for you

22nd August 2014

‘It can seem an awful lot of effort, this tweeting and posting. Why use it at all? What’s the…

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