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East of England Highlights

Historic England is funding repairs at Great Gransden windmill in Cambridgeshire. Find out why and follow our other stories about your local heritage.
  • Aerial view of Ashridge House and parkland

    Humphry Repton's Landscapes

    Born in Bury St Edmunds, renowned landscape architect Humphry Repton’s career was rooted in the East of England.

  • Statue of Queen Boudica in a chariot with arms outstretched as her horses rear.

    Power, Protest and Progress

    This month we’re looking for epicentres of power, protest and progress as part of our search to find the 100 Places that best tell England’s story.

  • North Lowestoft street scene

    North Lowestoft HAZ

    Lowestoft’s historic High Street and Scores are to be revived through a five year scheme run by Waveney District Council and Historic England.

  • Framlingham Castle with members of the public including children playing in sunshine on lawns in the foreground

    100 Places: Music and Literature

    This month, 100 Places - a list of a hundred places that tell England’s story - is looking for ten places to represent music and literature.

  • Period shop and pub fronts on a street in Plaiters Lea, Luton

    Luton's Local Plan

    In recent years, we've advised Luton Borough Council and influenced the historic environment policies in their Local Plan.

  • Aerial photo of RAF Barnham Special Storage Site

    Cold War Atomic Bomb Store Saved

    The exceptional vision and tenacity of one man has saved a unique Cold War monument on Thetford Heath, Suffolk.

  • Mettingham Castle walls

    Securing a Future for Mettingham Castle

    A grant of £48,530 from Historic England will fund repair work to secure the future of Mettingham Castle.

  • Windmill sails

    Great Gransden Windmill

    A major repair programme is well underway at Great Gransden windmill in Cambridgeshire.

  • General view from lane showing cap of post mill in background

    Drinkstone Smock Mill Listing

    It's not obvious at first sight, but Drinkstone Mill houses a sequence of milling technologies which is probably unique in England.

  • West Acre Priory gatehouse

    Repairs to West Acre Priory Ruins

    Historic England has provided a grant for repairs to the gatehouse and ruins of West Acre Priory in Norfolk.

  • General view of the barracks at Stow Maries Airfield from the south-west

    Grant for Stow Maries FWW Aerodrome

    Historic England will fund further stage of repairs to the most complete surviving example of a First World War Aerodrome in Europe.

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