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

    Local Heritage Services Research

    What do users think about local authority heritage services in the South West?

  • View up into the rafters of Ashchurch dovecote including three doves.

    Heritage at Risk Update

    Keep up to date with Heritage at Risk stories from across the South West

  • View over the sea to Botallack mine, Cornwall, and cliffs.

    Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly

    Find out about our work in this special place over recent years.

  • 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.

    South West War Memorials

    How communities in the South West are protecting their war memorials, and how you can get involved too.

  • 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 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.

  • 1975 office scene - black and white photo of three people around a meeting table in a timber clad room in the offices of the architects austin smith lord - as seen through a doorway.

    Our Partners

    From major grant cases to archaeology projects and training events, we're working with partners across the South West to care for and celebrate our rich and diverse heritage.

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