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South West Highlights

Explore the stories below to see the range of our work and news from across the South West. Check back each month for new projects and follow us on Twitter @HE_SouthWest for our latest news.

  • The war memorial in Northernhay Gardens, dedicated in 1923, was commissioned by Exeter City Council to commemorate the men and woman of Exeter and Devon who gave their lives during the First World War.

    War Memorials

    Read the story of the latest war memorial listed in the South West and find out how you can protect your local memorial.

  • People sitting on benches with stone cottages in the background

    Your High Street

    Help us tell the untold stories of the South West's special places.

  • A group of experts meeting a project manager on-site

    Local Research Project

    Have you used a local authority historic environment service in the South West in the past three years? If you have, we would love to hear from you.

  • A group of participants on a training course outside on a site visit.

    Training Opportunities

    See what training opportunities are coming up in the South West and book your place.


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