Entries by Hugh Bray

Chester Heritage Festival

Chester Heritage Festival runs from Wednesday 19th July to Tuesday 25th July. There are events for all the family: walks, talks, music, exhibitions and more. Click here for the full programme of events Please note that many events must be booked in advance by calling 01244 972210

Guided tour of the Amphitheatre and Roman Gardens

As part of the Chester Heritage Festival Peter Carrington will be leading guided tours of the Amphitheatre and Roman Gardens on Thursday 20th July and Saturday 22nd July 2017. The tour lasts 2 hours starting at 10:30am and is repeated at 2:30, meet at the Amphitheatre entrance nearest to Souters Lane. It is essential to […]

A unique volunteering opportunity at Chester Castle

A chance to get involved in an exciting new pilot heritage experience in Chester. Chester Castle will be opening its doors to the public this summer from 20th July until 3rd September. Cheshire West and Chester Council are looking for volunteers aged 18+ to engage with visitors and to enhance their experience. Click here for […]

Archaeology North West Conference 6 May 2017

This conference will be held at the Grosvenor Museum on 6th May 2017; talks will include Iron Age Poulton, the bodies at Halton Castle, Lancaster Castle, Manchester’s first cotton mill and 20 years of the Portable Antiquities Scheme. Click here for more information and online booking