October is your last chance to visit Nuffield Place before it closes for the winter. In this arts and crafts gem, the surprisingly down-to-earth lives of Lord Nuffield, founder of the Morris Motor Company, and his wife are revealed.
Nuffield Place reveals the surprisingly down-to-earth lives of Lord Nuffield, founder of the Morris Motor Company, and his wife. Their home and personal possessions are just as they left them, the decor and furnishings intact.
Volunteers help re-chalk the 3,000 year old chalk figure twice a year at White Horse Hill. 'It's a wonderful opportunity for volunteers to get involved in some hands-on conservation work to preserve the White Horse and we couldn't do it without them,' says National Trust Ranger Andy Foley. The next event is August bank holiday weekend (booking essential).
There are loads of friendly National Trust supporter groups in the Thames Valley. They help support our places like Stowe, Hughenden and Greys Court by volunteering and fundraising. They also get together for fun days out, holidays and lectures.