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  • Sunday 14 September
  • Cooks Cottage

    SUN 14 SEP


    Blakemoorgate Cottages Open Days

    The Stiperstones National Nature Reserve, Minsterley

    Run by: Natural England

    Visit the recently restored 19th century squatter cottages to see how some of the miners and their families lived.

  • Benington All Saints

    SUN 14 SEP


    Benington Memories 1914-1918

    All Saints Church, Boston

    Run by: Benington Community Heritage Trust

    Exhibition on life in Benington during 1914-1918 featuring service records, letters, photographs and the war memorial. WWI Activities f…

  • Black and white photograph of men in trenches

    SUN 14 SEP


    Heritage Open Day 2014

    Royal Engineers Museum, Library and Archive, Gillingham

    Run by: Royal Engineers Museum, Library and Archive

    Talk on the Royal Engineers involvement in the First World War as part of the National Heritage Open Day weekend.

  • Blakesley Hall

    SUN 14 SEP

    Hunters and Farmers: Prehistoric Birmingham

    Blakesley Hall, Birmingham

    Run by: Blakesley Hall

    Learn about hunters and farmers from prehistoric Birmingham.

  • Tuesday 16 September
  • Poppy

    TUE 16 SEP


    Remembering the First Battle of the Marne

    Newark Library, Baldertongate

    Run by: Newark Library

    Members of Newark's Poetry Society commemorate this first great battle with poetry and readings.

  • Elgol

    TUE 16 SEP

    Homecoming Scotland 2014: Fuadaich nan Gàidheal/The Clearance Clans (6): Jacobites by Name

    Elgol Pier, Highland

    Run by: The Highland Council

    MacKinnon of Strath, though an old man in 1745, was a staunch supporter of the Young Pretender.

  • WW1 print by Albin Egger-Lienz

    TUE 16 SEP


    Behind the Scenes: Paper Conservation

    National Museum Cardiff, Cardiff

    Run by: National Museum Cardiff

    A talk about our exhibition 'Efforts and Ideals: Prints of the First World War'.

  • Cannon at Fort William

    TUE 16 SEP

    Stories of The Fort

    Tourist Information Centre, Fort William

    Run by: The Highland Council

    Join the ranger on a circular walk from Fort William to Inverlochy.

  • Keele Observatory

    TUE 16 SEP


    Seeing the Universe Through Telescopes

    Keele Observatory, Keele

    Run by: Keele Observatory

    Weather permitting, you may view planets, stars and nebulae through large telescopes, or the Sun (during the day). Astronomers will giv…

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