Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tree cheers for ancient park

An ancient and historically important walnut tree at Lydiard Park, destroyed by high winds three years ago, will live on thanks to the efforts...

Place your trust in us: heritage group takes on Lydiard House

A new chapter has begun in the history of the Lydiard Park estate - following Swindon Borough Council’s decision to hand over its running...

Lydiard Park Heritage Trust is set to take over running of Lydiard Park

Lydiard Park Heritage Trust has been chosen as the preferred bidder to take over the running of Lydiard Park. Swindon Borough Council are set...

Discover Swindon’s Roman roots

By Roger Ogle It’s always been known Swindon has connections to the Roman era, but most people will be amazed how much evidence there is...

It all started 30 years ago… founding publisher Roger Ogle looks back at...

From The Archives with Link founding publisher Roger Ogle March marks the thirtieth year since Link magazine first appeared as a regular monthly, commercial publication. As...

Historic printing press arrives in Wiltshire

A historical Albion printing press has been gifted to Bath Spa University and will take pride of place at the University’s Corsham Court campus...

Conservation in action at Lacock Abbey

Historic furniture, fragile ceramics and a Victorian rocking horse are just some of the items being preserved in front of the public as part...

Swindon Central Library talk to reflect on life and work of Hermann Hesse

Nobel Prize winner Hermann Hesse will be the subject of a talk at Central Library on Thursday (9 Feb). A novelist, poet and artist, Hesse,...

Holocaust survivor shares lessons from history

Students at Isambard Community School had the opportunity to listen to the harrowing account of 86-year-old Holocaust survivor Susan Pollack. Students from year nine were...

New campaign group launched to preserve Swindon’s heritage

Following the announcement that parts of Swindon’s Health Hydro could be converted into flats and the loss of the Agricultural Museum building at Coate...

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