As part of our ten year strategy, Playing our Part, we focus on ‘looking after what we’ve got’ and the devoted team of experts and volunteers that help us achieve this.
Textile conservation adviser, Ksynia Marko, takes us behind-the-scenes at The Textile Conservation Studio where their current projects include restoring a 400-year-old bed.
Visitors can enjoy a drink whilst they experience conservation in action as conservator Claire Magill restores our high-Victorian gin house, Crown Bar.
Head Gardener, Sarah Witts, looks forward to the restoration of Quarry Bank’s 1830’s glasshouse
The dedicated ranger team at the Long Nanny tern colony prepare for a 24-hour watch as rare seabirds return to the North
Conservation manager Margaret Winn reveals how an unexpected donation to the former home of Issac Newton has enriched their collection
Building surveyor Robert Westmoreland explains how Paddock Cottage in Lyme has been restored to cater for bats
Manger at Townend, Emma Wight, reveals how your donations are helping to restore crumbling oak beams holding the 400-year-old farmhouse together