Category: Heritage

Do you have memories of Swynnerton?

Swynnerton & Yarnfield WI are proposing to develop a local history information board for Swynnerton featuring Frobisher...

History Exhibition entitled Tudor Times: Life in Stafford Under the Tudors

A history exhibition entitled ‘Tudor Times: Life in Stafford Under the Tudors’ takes place between 25 April...

Hammer falls on rare lithograph of ‘lost’ masterpiece at £6,500

A rare lithograph of Royal Academy artist David Roberts’ (1796-1864) ‘The Siege and destruction of Jerusalem’ was...

The British Element Trieste Force Association

Thanks to newspaper editors up and down the country the British Element Trieste Force Association has recruited...

Capability drops in for a stopover at Trentham Gardens

A striking statue of Lancelot “Capability” Brown – the renowned landscape garden designer whose tercentenary has been...

Remembering the Swynnerton Roses

Landmarc Support Services and the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) have hosted their annual Armistice Day lunch, which gathers together...

Goodbye, Mrs Kelly! Walton Priory’s retiring Assistant Head tells Christine Conlin a few tales out of school

After nearly 40 years of teaching at Walton Priory Middle School, retiring Assistant Head Lynn Kelly retains vivid memories...

‘Christmas through the Ages at the Ancient High House’ – 3rd December

‘Christmas through the Ages at the Ancient High House’ Saturday 3 December 2016   –    10am to...

STONE WILL REMEMBER THEM… REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY – 13th NOVEMBER, 2016

REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY – 13th NOVEMBER, 2016 The Annual Parade, together with Service of Remembrance at the War...

Heritage Open Day at the Ancient High House and Stafford Castle – 10th & 11th September

Heritage Open Day at the Ancient High House and Stafford Castle Admission, activities and tours are free...

In search of a remarkable “Rose”

You never know what you are going to discover when you delve into the distant branches of...

Stafford Castle Norman re-enactment (pre-Battle of Hastings Anniversary) 14th August

Stafford Castle Norman re-enactment (pre-Battle of Hastings Anniversary) Sunday 14th August 2016 from 11am to 5pm at Stafford Castle,...

Bell Tower Challenge Has Nice Ring To It

Thursday 8 – Sunday 11 September www.heritageopendays.org.uk Churches and cathedrals across the Stoke region are being challenged...

Money For Nothing! Have you got a Rock Icon stashed away?

HeavyCon – the world’s largest rock and metal fan convention, announces the first Antiques Rock Show, in...

Staffordshire Hoard Exhibition to visit Stafford’s Ancient High House – 5 July to 10 September 2016

People interested in the discovery of the Staffordshire Hoard can now relive the story at a unique...

Tour the Trentham Tower – July 10th

The newly restored Trentham Tower in Sandon Park will be open to the public on Sunday July...

A Day At The Lake – 30th April to 2 May

Ride to the Somme‏ – Staffordshire Regiment Needed – Entry Closes May

Ride to the Somme‏ This year marks the centenary of The Battle of the Somme, recognised as...