Day: May 27, 2016


Aldbourne Scarecrow Trail 2016

Aldbourne Heritage Centre are taking part this year in the Aldbourne Scarecrow Trail over the Late May Bank Holiday Weekend. Come and see our entry – a representation of probably the most courageous Dabchick that ever lived. The Trail’s theme this year is “Awards” and no awards have been more deserved than those you see […]

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Heritage Centre
New Acquisitions

The Village Wedding is now on Display

The typescript copy of The Village Wedding has now been scanned, its creases straightened and flattened, and the pages have been bound in acid-free archival pockets and filed in an archival binder. As from Saturday 28th May it will be available in the Heritage Centre on open shelves for all to study and admire. Please […]

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Digging At Ogbourne St Andrew

Has a wonderful day on Thursday digging with Ogbourne St Andrew History Group, who with the help of a team from Cranfield University led by Karl Harrison are investigating a medieval site. They welcome volunteers even if they have never dug before.   We were very lucky with the weather , and the site is […]

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Furze on Poors Gorse

Just a quick follow-on to Terrys talk the other night.   Furze/Gorse still survives on the field edges of Poors Gorse:

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