St James Church - celebrating our place with Heritage Open Days
For the last year or so, residents in the North End of Birkenhead have been collecting old photos, old stories, and old memories of life in the area. We’ve displayed….
Heritage Open Days makes history again!
‘Let’s open the doors!’ announced Heritage Open Days patron, Loyd Grossman OBE. He was speaking on the eve of the festival at the Guild Hall in….
A Royal Day Out in Gloucester
2016 has been a record breaking year for Heritage Open Days with over 5200 events taking part across the country. As usual, the team spread out to visit some of the hubs….
How was it? Your feedback counts
So, Heritage Open Days is over for another year. Wherever you are and whatever you did, we'd love to hear about it.... Your feedback matters. Each year, we read….
Barrow Bells, St James Church
To help us ring out the praises for church bells this year, today's spotlight shines on ‘Barrow Bells’ at St James Church, Barrow-in-Furness. We….
Let’s open the doors!
Loyd Grossman CBE has declared Heritage Open Days open for business as historic sites across England prepare to offer free access to 3.5 million visitors between 8-11….
Ring out the bells this Heritage Open Days
Ever wondered who was behind the nostaligic peal of wedding bells? Ever wondered what it would be like to ring one? You can this Heritage Open Days! Tonight, from….
The Secret Garden of Bridewell Studios
2016 is the year of the English garden, marking the 300th anniversary of English landscape genius, Capability Brown and encouraging people to get back in touch with….
St Peter Mancroft Church & Ringing Chamber
This year Heritage Open Days is celebrating the tradition of bell ringing. For this week’s spotlight blog, Simon Rudd, member of St Peter….