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    Posts from February 2017

    • 20th February 2017
    Love Worcester

    Once again February Half-term sees the return of Love Worcester festival, as heritage venues throughout the city invite residents and visitors to come and explore. Here is The Hive we have a couple of events: Hands on History Thursday 23 February 10am-3pm We’ll be in the Children’s Library with a sandpit so children can take...

    • 15th February 2017
    Final Broadway Dig Open Day

    Our Broadway dig is coming to an end, so we are holding a final open day on Monday, 20th February from 10:30-15:00. Come along and visit the excavation, talk to our archaeologists, handle some of the finds, and find out about the fascinating history of the area. We have got evidence of some of Broadway’s...

    • 6th February 2017
    Strong Rooms Project update

    In June 2016 we blogged about the exciting Strong Rooms project that Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service (WAAS) was taking part in. The Arts Council funded Strong Rooms Project is coming to a close at the end of February 2017 but Archives West Midlands will ensure a legacy for the art installation which toured the West...