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English Heritage Guest Post – Kelly

“Choose a job you love, and you’ll never have to work a day in your life.” – Confucius I’ve always wanted a meaningful job, one where I feel my skills and knowledge are utilised in the pursuit of something valuable... In horticulture I have found this. I feel incredibly lucky to have landed in a job which I am passionate about, which allows me to be creative, with the added bonus…


The Revival of Marble Hill House by Rachel Morrison

There is an exciting project underway at Marble Hill. We are working hard to open the house more often, revive the landscape, and - from the play area to the sports pitches - improve the facilities across the park. My role within Marble Hill celebrates this fantastic revival of Marble Hill house and grounds by building relationships, forging opportunities and exploring ways in which heritage and indeed Marble Hill can…


English Heritage : Looking After Our Sites During Lockdown

Words by Victoria Cunningham, Properties Manager, Hadrian’s Wall Working throughout the lockdown period has been both challenging and rewarding for me. As a Property Manager, I look after 7 sites along Hadrian’s Wall; 3 Roman Forts, 1 Roman Town, 2 Castles and 1 Augustinian Priory! Although these sites may have been closed to the public during lockdown, it’s still been really important to continue to carry out checks at them…