Let’s Bake! A rummage through the National Trust’s collections
Check the cupboards and choose your weapon - will you go for a hollow glass rolling pin, a prickly baker's docker or this trim little creature?! Yes, we're….
Untapped Tales - whisky galore!
Who's the woman behind this iconic label and why might you order a drop of Foggie Moss? For these stories, and a thousand more, we're hopping across the….
International Travellers – pioneering women who worked at sea
From stewardesses who survived the Titanic, to the engineer who helped her ship out run an enemy plane. The remarkable lives of pioneering working women who went to sea….
Planning and inspiration for HODs 2021
Registration for HODs 2021 is now open, but where to start? The times they have been a-changing and they aren't done yet. Worry not on the festival front,….
Hidden Histories…a story of belonging
Digging into the past can be a muddy job, and not just for the archaeologists! Untangling the threads of who wrote what, and what each object means, how that may have….
Take 5 with the Team
Well here we are, back from the winter break, poised, catlike, on the festival path for 2021. Flexibility is the key word, so we can leap in whatever direction is needed….
5 Fascinating Finds from East Surrey Museum
Did you know that a mysterious crocodile lurks in a corner of a museum in Caterham? Just one of nearly 10,000 curious treasures in a collection watched over by a merry….
Not all castles are the same... in the heart of Devon sits one that has been an historic family home for over six centuries with a growing reputation as a hub of….
Christmas in the Square
"How to fill the void left by the absence of Mulled wine and Parched peas was our key dilemma" - Patricia Harrison, from Friends of Winckley Square, Preston introduces….