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Jurassic Park dinosaur head is jaw-dropping addition to Stansted musuem

Jurassic Park dinosaur head is jaw-dropping addition to Stansted musuem

Jurassic Park dinosaur head is jaw-dropping addition to Stansted musuem

15 January 2021

Jeremy Goldsmith was offered the animatronic prop used in the Steven Spielberg blockbuster for his House on the Hill Toy Museum.


Object of the Month: Documents charting the first tenants to sample a Kings lifestyle

Object of the Month: Documents charting the first tenants to sample a Kings lifestyle

Object of the Month: Documents charting the first tenants to sample a Kings lifestyle

10 January 2021

In the latest in our series of articles on items at Bishop's Stortford Museum, Colin Burrowes looks at documents from the early days of Kings Cottages


Object of the Month: Ernest Henry Chopping gets hired for a Victorian apprenticeship

Object of the Month: Ernest Henry Chopping gets hired for a Victorian apprenticeship

Object of the Month: Ernest Henry Chopping gets hired for a Victorian apprenticeship

03 May 2020

In a regular series on artefacts at Bishop's Stortford Museum, Roy Fletcher shines a light on an aptly-named carpenter's first career steps


World Cup hero, music hall legend and TV comedy great headline Rhodes' new season

World Cup hero, music hall legend and TV comedy great headline Rhodes' new season

World Cup hero, music hall legend and TV comedy great headline Rhodes' new season

15 January 2020

Spring brings drama productions and comedy shows on Rhodes' own stage plus West End musicals, London ballets and Hollywood movies on its big screen.


Stortford's Gilbey's gin magnate subject of history group's talk

Stortford's Gilbey's gin magnate subject of history group's talk

Stortford's Gilbey's gin magnate subject of history group's talk

10 October 2019

Bishop's Stortford History Society has a growing membership of upwards of 50 who meet for monthly talks and films and trips to places of interest.


Does your face fit at the new Saffron Walden Museum exhibition?

Does your face fit at the new Saffron Walden Museum exhibition?

Does your face fit at the new Saffron Walden Museum exhibition?

28 September 2019

The show aims to explore the many faces of portraiture, from stamps and coins, diaries and death masks to fingerprints and photographs.


Residents raise money to buy 'Stortford king' Harold II's silver penny

Residents raise money to buy 'Stortford king' Harold II's silver penny

Residents raise money to buy 'Stortford king' Harold II's silver penny

23 August 2019

The penny will go on show for the first time at Saffron Walden Museum on Saturday August 24


Bake a cake for 200-year-old Wallace the lion at Saffron Walden Museum

Bake a cake for 200-year-old Wallace the lion at Saffron Walden Museum

Bake a cake for 200-year-old Wallace the lion at Saffron Walden Museum

05 August 2019

Cakes will be judged on both taste and appearance, with separate categories for adults and children. Entries from local business are also welcomed.


Gardens mark centenary of peace treaty following end of Great War and D-Day in 1944

Gardens mark centenary of peace treaty following end of Great War and D-Day in 1944

Gardens mark centenary of peace treaty following end of Great War and D-Day in 1944

13 July 2019

The Grade II listed landmark will open to the public on Sunday, July 21.


New Perry Green exhibition is a journey through Henry Moore’s career and life

New Perry Green exhibition is a journey through Henry Moore’s career and life

New Perry Green exhibition is a journey through Henry Moore’s career and life

10 April 2019

A new exhibition is the largest in 40 years with an exclusive focus on his drawings.


Indie columnist among quartet given supporting roles at Rhodes

Indie columnist among quartet given supporting roles at Rhodes

Indie columnist among quartet given supporting roles at Rhodes

25 January 2019

Four new members have been appointed to the trust which oversees Rhodes Arts Complex – as the venue prepares to open its refurbished bar


Sculpture workshops taking shape this summer at Perry Green

Sculpture workshops taking shape this summer at Perry Green

Sculpture workshops taking shape this summer at Perry Green

31 July 2018

The summer holidays are shaping up nicely at Henry Moore Studios & Gardens.


Bees, bunnies and babies: 12 things to do in the Bishop's Stortford area this weekend

Bees, bunnies and babies: 12 things to do in the Bishop's Stortford area this weekend

Bees, bunnies and babies: 12 things to do in the Bishop's Stortford area this weekend

20 April 2018

If you're looking for inspiration for alternatives to a 24-hour TV sports marathon for this weekend's FA Cup semi-finals and the London Marathon, here are 12 highlights from our weekly in-paper Listings guide to tempt you elsewhere - including a couple of premature St George's Day events! The weather forecast is for sunny intervals and temperatures of 21C (70F) in the Stortford area for both Saturday and Sunday.


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