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  • Petworth shines in Mr. Turner

    Mike Leigh’s film about the artist JMW Turner starring Timothy Spall was partly filmed at Petworth House and Park, home of one of Turner's greatest patrons, the third Earl of Egremont.

  • Celebrating 100 years at Box Hill

    Box Hill is one of the most cherished landmarks in the South East and this year we celebrate looking after it for 100 years.

  • #NTHouseproud - How Londoners Live in 2014

    Historic houses are a part of our national heritage. Now your home could be too… Launching on 10 September, #NTHouseproud is a social media experiment that captures and celebrates a unique moment in history—this one. We’re interested in how Londoners live in 2014 and the ways we exploit and design our living spaces.

  • Isle of Wight bee-eaters rewrite record books

    Bee-eater birds nesting on the Isle of Wight have raised eight chicks, the most successful breeding attempt on record in the UK.

  • Fundrasing appeal for Scotney Castle wallpaper

    We’re fundraising to hang replacement gold wallpaper on the grand staircase at Scotney Castle.

  • Volunteer opportunity - eCard designer

    The London and South East team are looking for a volunteer to design an eCard to promote energy efficiency across the region.

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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