New visitor centre puts Rievaulx Abbey artefacts on display for the first time in...

Previously unseen artefacts have gone on display at Rievaulx Abbey in North Yorkshire. A new museum and exhibition at the site form part of...

Award will shine light on life and times of Sir Humphry Davy

The life and letters of a British scientist one of the foremost of his day will be used as a lens to examine...

Exhibition uncovers fossils of the future from a frogman’s perspective

Imagine an environment so submerged, tangled and lost it can only be visited by scuba divers. 21st century objects – clothes, cars, bicycles – are...

Historic Preston gardens reopen after £1.2m restoration

Winckley Square Gardens have been officially reopened to the public today following a £1.2million HLF-supported restoration. The Mayor of Preston, John Collins, was present to...

Bacup’s Pioneer clock is set for refurbishment

The restoration of Bacup's landmark Pioneer Buildings clock will be amongst the first works to be taking place as part of the Townscape Heritage...

Celebrating Cheshire’s rich landscape

A new book exploring the rich landscape of Cheshire and its surrounding area has been published to coincide with a local history society’s landmark...

Professor Robert Winston at the Lowther Pavillion

Professor Robert Winston is one of the most instantly recognisable scientists in the country and has been responsible for making science understandable to generations,...

Home of Wordsworth’s golden decade to be transformed in time for 250th birthday

The Wordsworth Museum’s world-class collection will be reinvigorated and expanded, historic buildings will become a hub for visitors and the exploration of themes such...

Gold and white or blue and black? 

It has sent the Internet crazy, the big topic of conversation after Caitlin McNeil put a picture of a two-tone dress on the website Tumblr after she and...

Simon Rogan Expands Cartmel’s Culinary Reputation

He may be leaving the Midland but Simon Rogan has big plans for his Lake District venue L'Enclume With Cartmel already heralded as a culinary...