The current edition of Celebrating the Chartists brings news of the appointment of a Chartist Commission by Newport Council to promote the city’s Chartist heritage, its luminaries being Dr Rowan Williams, Dame Rosemary Butler and Patrick Drewett. 23 more words
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From time to time I work on an heritage car. These are vehicles that are more than twenty five years old. .
Over the years I have done a number of repairs to the cars plastics but in this case was asked to look for the cause of an oil leak that was covering the bell housing of the gearbox. 178 more words
Manchester’s Literary Treasure
Elizabeth Gaskell’s House in Manchester was the home of Elizabeth Gaskell, one of the nineteenth century’s most important women writers.
An exciting project is now well under way to convert the House into a major visitor attraction and a centre for the local community, focussing on the life and works of Elizabeth Gaskell and her family. 62 more words
Please see Press Release attached from the owners of Thomas Read’s, Ireland’s Oldest Shop. See also this link http://thegentlemansoldier.com/Thomas-Read-of-Dublin.html for additional information.
10th March 2014… 300 more words
The Civic Trust’s work on characterisation continues, and as part of this we’re trying to move characterisation away from being the sole domain of conservation professionals (and the Heritage Bill). 149 more words
The History of Cypriot
Photography – Part 2
By Ismail Veli
The History of Cypriot Photography may imply that all the photographers were based in Cyprus, far from it. 944 more words