Taking a closer look at an everyday sight in Winchester.
Do you know what is hidden on your High Street?
I didn't attend the tour of the Barter Memorial Chapel at the Royal Hampshire County Hospital as I knew the room well from my days as an NHS manager working there. Then it was known as Butterfield Meetings Room. It was a rather glorious venue for meetings although it could be dull in winter because… Continue reading A lesson learnt
One of the highlights for me last September was the incredible Chilcomb House in Winchester. It is the home of Hampshire Cultural Trust, and it is here that Hampshire stores its special collections of Archaeology, Arts, Natural Sciences and Social & Industrial History. Didn't quite know what to expect when I went but I certainly… Continue reading Unexpected Gems
One of the delights of Heritage Open Days is that we all have the opportunity to take a peep inside buildings or through doors we are usually not allowed. And that is particularly true in theatres, even one as small and delightful as Chesil Theatre. Here are just a few of the photographers that Mike… Continue reading Going behind the scenes