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Bell tower challenge has nice ring to it

19th May 2016

Churches and cathedrals are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the 400-year old tradition…

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New Heritage Open Days treasures revealed

12th May 2016

‘Treasure your treasures!’ is the clarion call for Heritage Open Days 2016 as organisers make history…

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Challenge 500: Call on England’s bell towers and ringers to open their doors

26th April 2016

For this year’s September festival, Heritage Open Days have joined forces with the Central Council of Church…

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Be a tourist in your own town

7th March 2016

A survey by Heritage Open Days has revealed that becoming a tourist in your own town can make you feel better about…

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Best British Buildings - the lead up to Stirling

5th May 2016

When myself and a colleague presented at last week's Birmingham Heritage Open Days Fair, I started to think that…

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Gardens and more with the Capability Brown Festival

23rd March 2016

This year we’re celebrating the 300th anniversary of the birth of Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown with…

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16th March 2016

Champing™ was first launched by The Churches Conservation Trust (CCT) in 2014, but it was the…

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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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