Despite its many historic and artistic visitor attractions, there is so much more of Yorkshire’s fascinating heritage that goes unnoticed. Now, thanks to Lottery players, this hidden heritage will be revealed through new HLF projects.
The Wedgwood Collection, one of the most important industrial archives in the world and a unique record of over 250 years of British ceramic production, will remain in Barlaston, Staffordshire, on long-term loan from the V&A to the Wedgwood Museum.
On 27 October, a whole host of visitors, journalists and celebrities descended on 'ugly, lovely Swansea' to mark the centenary of Dylan Thomas’ birth. One month on, we look back at how the new HLF-funded Dylan Thomas Exhibition is getting on.
A new international centre is now being built in Lincolnshire which will tell the full story of those who served, supported or were affected by campaigns run by Bomber Command, the unit responsible for all the RAF’s bombing activities during the Second World War.campaigns.