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South East Highlights

Explore the stories below to see the range of projects and news from our work across the South East. Check back each month for new projects or find out how you can get the latest news sent directly to you on the Stay Up To Date page.
  • Photo of the cake used at the Ramsgate HAZ launch which features an image of Ramsgate, and the words #RamsgateHAZ and the Historic England logo

    Ramsgate HAZ Launch

    See how partners and local community members celebrated the launch of the five-year Ramsgate Heritage Action Zone project and find out what's next. 

  • Staff from Historic England and The Forestry Commission celebrate the grant to save Bouldnor Battery a World War Two Battery which is on the Heritage at Risk Register. Staff are pictured in front of the concrete structure.

    Rescuing Bouldnor Battery

    Discover the latest grant given by Historic England in the South East to save a part of the Isle of Wight's World War Two heritage

  • Photo of Shotover Gothic Temple a white folly seen in front of a long lake

    Historic Places Saved in 2016

    Explore videos and a photo gallery of historic places saved from harm in 2016

  • Brick buildings at RAF Bicester with grass, trees and brick structure in foreground.

    Help Solve a WW2 Mystery

    We've given a grant to restore a mystery structure at RAF Bicester, now the home of Bicester Heritage. Can you help us uncover its story?

  • Norris Castle viewed along the driveway towards teh sea on a sunny day.

    Norris Castle Landscape Listing

    Historic England has upgraded the landscape at Norris Castle from Grade II to Grade I in recognition of the exceptional nature of the park and garden.

  • Volunteers from the Cotswold AONB

    Heritage at Risk Heroes

    Celebrating the work of people saving heritage in the South East.

  • A street in the village of Turville, Buckinghamshire

    History on Your High Street

    Help us uncover the hidden stories behind your local high street.

  • Delegates exploring design and historic buildings in St Leonards

    Training Opportunities

    Explore the latest training opportunities in the South East.

  • Hammerhead crane

    Saving Cowes Hammerhead Crane

    Find out how a grant from Historic England is helping to save the industrial heritage of the Isle of Wight.

  • Interior of Fusing Hut in the Southern Bomb Store complex

    Heritage at Risk in the Movies

    Some of the historic sites on our Heritage at Risk register have been appearing on our screens at home and at the cinema.

  • Inscription on Cookham Dean War Memorial

    68 War Memorials Listed

    68 war memorials have been listed since June as part of our pledge to protect 2,500 memorials to mark the centenary of the First World War.

  • The Whisper

    Stay Up To Date

    Keep up to date with all the latest news and images from your South East Office.


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