Merry Christmas!

 We thought we would celebrate this festive time of year by sharing Mr Wade’s Christmas memories with you. Mr Wade filled lots of notebooks with his memories, drawings and poems and in 1996 the Curator Michael Jessop compiled them together in the book ‘Days Far Away’. The following extract is from that book:  “The whole…

Further Delights of Inventory Checking

During this winter’s foray into the Piper’s Grove store, to continue our quest to check every item off on our inventory list, we have found quite a few objects that have been pretty, strange or interesting to us, here is just a small selection: These are just two of the very pretty scent bottles in…

Whole Trust VCI Team trip to Snowshill

Last week we had some extra volunteers onsite. Guest blogger Richard has written a post telling you what they got up to…. Twelve volunteers and staff from the Whole Trust Volunteering & Community Involvement team met at Snowshill on Friday 6th December for our Christmas learning at work day. Snowshill fought off competition from other…