Top Ten Transport Events
All aboard for the many transport events taking place across the country, from vintage fairs to military museums… From the weird to the wonderful, vintage to the….
‘put her forward’: an extraordinary day of remarkable women
I would be hard pressed to say what my favourite day in this job has been. I’ve been lucky to have a multitude of fun, inspiring, rewarding and every other kind of….
So you think you know archives?
Rows of books, files, hushed tones, old pictures and white gloves- these are all the images conjured up when we think of archives. But, there's so much more to….
Stoke’s Heritage Network has HODS in its DNA
Next week the powerful 'Poppies: Weeping Window' will cascade down the side of the stunning Middleport Pottery in Stoke-on-Trent. A place close to my heart as the….
Top Ten Family Friendly Events
There’s so much in store for all the family this double weekend extravaganza, so here’s a selection of events to inspire you... Arts and crafts and a giant….
The March of the Women: Surrey’s Road to the Vote
Earlier this year I met Rosie Everritt, project archivist at Surrey History Centre and was so inspired by their project I signed up to volunteer. Uncovering the….
Top Ten Outdoor Events
Explore, experience and enjoy our fabulous landscape heritage this September... From coastal pathways, to hilltop walks, landscaped gardens and beautiful castle ruins;….
Oh what a night…
Sparkling wine, swag bags, gorgeous surroundings, a 5 foot impact report and of course cake….it must be the Heritage Open Days launch party. On Tuesday, we had a….
Travelling into the Unknown – Female Explorers and Adventurers
To mark 100 years since the first British women got the vote, this year’s Heritage Open Days theme is ‘Extraordinary Women’. Hundreds of events are….