Take a step back in time at tramway village

Take a step back in time at tramway village

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Fri 14th June 2024

A Living History Event is being staged at Crich Tramway Village this Summer. Saturday, June 22, and Sunday, June 23, are the dates for the new event at Crich Tramway Village, home to the National Tramway Museum in Derbyshire. A spokesman [...]
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Joining forces for milestone year celebrations

Joining forces for milestone year celebrations

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Fri 31st May 2024

Two community groups in Derbyshire are joining forces to celebrate their respective milestone years. A get together of local historical groups to celebrate 30 years of the Alfreton & District Heritage Trust and 10 years of the Pentrich [...]
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Top honour for our Marlene

Top honour for our Marlene

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Tue 14th May 2024

A community stalwart has been honoured for her long-service to many organisations in a Derbyshire town. The Alfreton & District Heritage Trust has recently presented Marlene Bennett with an Honorary Life Membership of the organisation. [...]
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Bench at historic site dedicated to evacuee

Bench at historic site dedicated to evacuee

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Fri 10th May 2024

A bench at a historic site in Derbyshire has been dedicated in memory of a war-time evacuee from London. The dedication of the seat to Vic Nagle at Wingfield Station follows the recent restoration of the historic site which was completed l [...]
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Filming at station ahead of celebrations

Filming at station ahead of celebrations

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Tue 7th May 2024

Filming has been taking place at a heritage site in Derbyshire ahead of anniversary celebrations. The Derbyshire Historic Buildings Trust (DHBT) is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year and filming has been taking place at Wingfield S [...]
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Heritage site set to be part of national celebrations

Heritage site set to be part of national celebrations

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Thu 2nd May 2024

A heritage site in Derbyshire is set to be a part of national celebrations next year. The Derbyshire Historic Buildings Trust, which looks after Wingfield Station near Alfreton, has been in talks about the site being a part of the 2025 cel [...]
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Civic visit at Derbyshire heritage site

Civic visit at Derbyshire heritage site

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Fri 19th April 2024

A borough mayor has visited a heritage tourist spot in Derbyshire. Amber Valley Borough Council (AVBC) Mayor, councillor Tony Holmes, has been taking a trip back in time to visit the Crich Tramway Village. The visit saw the Mayor take a l [...]
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Model work at Derbyshire heritage site

Model work at Derbyshire heritage site

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Tue 9th April 2024

Work is being carried out to create a model railway of a historic site in Derbyshire. The miniature model of the recently restored Wingfield railway station and its lines is being created by the team at Derbyshire Historic Buildings Trust. [...]
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New heritage projects thanks to lottery funding

New heritage projects thanks to lottery funding

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Tue 2nd April 2024

The Derbyshire Historic Buildings Trust (DHBT) is looking to identify hundreds of endangered buildings, and draw in new volunteers, thanks to the latest funding from The National Lottery Heritage Fund. The DHBT, which is celebrating its 50 [...]
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Summer tours at Derbyshire heritage site

Summer tours at Derbyshire heritage site

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Fri 29th March 2024

Summer tours are being offered at a heritage site in Derbyshire. The guided tours are being staged at the recently restored Wingfield Station near Alfreton. The informative events are being hosted by the Derbyshire Historic Building Trust [...]
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