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North West Highlights

A Heritage Action Zone has been announced for Appleby. Read about this and other local heritage news across the North West region.
  • View across Bradford with one building ablaze in the distance and smoke billowing across the skyline.

    Mills of the North

    Textile mills once defined the North of England’s landscape. Sadly, the North’s historic mills are rapidly being lost.

  • View along Boroughgate in Appleby, looking towards the historic Moot Hall and St Lawrence’s Church

    Appleby's Heritage Action Zone

    Heritage Action Zone announced for Appleby will focus on using heritage to revive the tourism economy, which is vital for the town's economic success.

  • Aerial view of Flaybrick Cemetery in Birkenhead, Wirral

    Good News for Flaybrick Cemetery

    A partnership between Wirral Council and Historic England is bringing fresh hope for the future of Flaybrick Memorial Gardens in Birkenhead.

  • Exterior of Heaton Hall, Manchester partially obscured by scaffolding and a cherry picker.

    Manchester Heritage Buildings Network

    Historic England is providing training sessions aimed at voluntary groups in Manchester considering taking on a 'heritage building' project.

  • Hawkshead Village street scene showing two men standing outside the Queens Head pub.

    Training Opportunities Coming Up

    Our training on managing the historic environment is free of charge for local authorities and regional agencies. Find out more about our courses.

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