Over £1m makeover for Ryde and Newport High Streets confirmed

Royal York Hotel, Ryde, Isle of Wight. Seaside. 1930s.

The minister responsible says “This fund will help breathe new life into high streets in towns and cities across the country – restoring them to their full glory so that they are beautiful places for people to shop, work and enjoy"

Saturday, 19th September, 2020 3:14pm

By Celia Knight with 18 readers' comments

Public call-out uncovers secret and unknown memorials in South East

meet the rebel mural

Public statues and monuments are under increasing scrutiny and Historic England asks, how will we remember in the future? A selection of memorials put forward will be unveiled in a new exhibition that opens in London on 30 August

Monday, 30th July, 2018 6:59am

By Celia Knight with 3 readers' comments