Wanted! Head of Communications
Are you a snappy writer, a creative thinker, who loves our local heritage in all its diverse glory? Then we have the perfect role for you... We're looking for a Head….
Peterborough Energy Recovery Facility
Peterborough's state-of-the-art facility ensures that up to 85,000 tonnes of waste is diverted from landfill each year, recovering vital energy, and generating….
Dorchester Open Dor
No cars but LOTS of people - Dorchester's Open Dor event for Heritage Open Days 2019 was a huge, sunny, success! 16 organisations and 76 volunteers worked….
HODs Quiz of the Year
It’s that time of year – get your teams together and test your trivia talents with the HODs quiz! We discover so many fascinating facts through this festival,….
The Red House
The beautiful and much loved home of celebrated composer Benjamin Britten and his partner, the tenor, Peter Pears, offers visitors a unique chance to learn more about….
Posters for Peace - introducing The Peace Museum
In a year celebrating People Power, as the season of peace and goodwill (as well as feasting and festivity) approaches there was only one place to turn for our next….
Birmingham Botanical Gardens
This oasis of historic gardens with four glass houses amongst its many attractions saw 6000 visitors in one day for HODs 2019. Part of the festival community for over ten….
HODs Headlines 2019
2019 marked 25 years of our extraordinary 'people powered' festival, and what a year it was! A full 10 days stretch saw a record 5,794 events take place….
From Peterborough to Tbilisi – A European Heritage Days Exchange
Did you know that almost every European country has a version of Heritage Open Days? Well, in 1991 the Council of Europe and the European Commission set up European….