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  • Wartime tunnels open at the White Cliffs

    Tunnels carved deep into the White Cliffs of Dover on Churchill’s orders during the Second World War have opened to visitors thanks to a two-year conservation project involving over 50 volunteers.

  • Hopes to rebuild fire-hit Clandon Park

    We’re hopeful that Clandon Park can be rebuilt in some shape or form following the devastating fire which broke out on Wednesday 29 April.

  • Revitalising nature along the River Wandle

    Under the Mayor’s Big Green Fund, we've been working with partners on a series of conservation projects to enrich the important natural and historic features of the River Wandle, which winds through the urban landscape of four South London boroughs.

  • Celebrating Webb at Standen

    To mark the centenary of the death of Standen's architect and designer, Philip Webb, we are hosting a range of events, exhibitions and activities here at Standen.

  • The Art of Lauren Child

    This summer Mottisfont hosts writer and illustrator Lauren Child's first retrospective exhibition with over 50 works including new illustrations and some pieces never shown to the public before. The Exhibition runs from 18 July until 6 September.

  • New technology saves exquisite Tudor stained glass

    The most important conservation project on stained glass that we've ever undertaken is underway at The Vyne. Modern technology is being used to protect the Tudor stained glass from the elements.

HS2 in the South East

Coombe Hill in Buckinghamshire could be affected by HS2

Coombe Hill in Buckinghamshire could be affected by HS2

The Government are developing a new national high speed rail network (HS2), and we need to do everything in our power to ensure the scheme is as good as possible. We are working with local authorities, parish councils, communities and HS2 Ltd for the best possible mitigation, to minimise impact both on our places and Aylesbury residents.

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