Photo shows people shopping and walking through a scene that contains the blobism design Selfridges Birmingham, the grade II* listed Parish Church of St Martin as well as a mobile chip shop.

Historic Place-marker Scheme

Across the country in our streets, villages, towns and cities, momentous events have taken place.

  • Celebrate discoveries & inventions in your local area
  • Learn about events that have shaped your town

We are designing a new scheme to let communities identify, mark, and celebrate the spots where history has been made..

Pilot over the next three years

We'll pilot the new scheme over the next three years, with research, community collaboration and a design competition in its early stages. 

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