Posts by Lauren Schofield
How Oxford Open Doors involves young people
Last year a quarter of our visits to Oxford Preservation Trust’s Oxford Open Doors were made by under 24s – that’s around 15,000 visits. It was a big….
Industrial heritage - not just for geeks
Is Industrial Heritage just for geeks? I suppose it might seem that it’s only for those who are keen on technology and transport, but take a few of the most iconic….
Defining heritage - and what has the loo to do with it?
It may sound a little odd but the liveliest discussion on heritage I’ve recently had was with a group of Oxford Preservation Trust members on our Annual Historic….
Using’s better than losing!
To move forward in a positive way, we need to keep an eye on where we are coming from. Learning from the past is a sentiment we can all agree on and the phrase….
What’s sport to do with heritage? Showcase Oxford
This blog post is co-written by Felicity Crawford, Oxford Preservation Trust’s sporting guru, and features interviews with Chris Freeman, Oxfordshire….
People don’t usually associate the word heritage with modern culture but really heritage and preservation are terms that include all aspects of society. They are….