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Free Church Heritage Roadshow

Free Church Heritage Roadshow

The Trust's recent Heritage Roadshow event on 5th April at the Free Church in WGC attracted around 75 visitors many of whom brought along material to add to the Trust's archive or signed up to be inte...

New Towns Festival March 2014

New Towns Festival March 2014

The recent New Towns Festival was a joint project between the University of Hertfordshire, the Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre and Milton Keynes Council, sponsored by the AHRC.

Cows In The Auditorium?

Cows In The Auditorium?

Harwood Hill School made a visit to the Barn Theatre which was organised as part of the Trust’s ‘Where Do You Think We Worked?’ project to enable pupils to find out about the Welwyn Dairy.

News

Garden Cities Book - buy direct!

Garden Cities Book - buy direct!

The Trust's Garden Cities book can be purchased directly from us (by collection or post). 'Garden Cities - The British Example' is also on sale at  WH Smiths in the Howard Centre, WGC; Huttons in Marsden Road, WGC;  Gardners Books, Whittle Road, Eastbourne and Davids Bookshop, Letchworth. The Trust i...

Garden City Heritage

History

History

Welwyn Garden City, as its name suggests, is a garden city, founded by Sir Ebenezer Howard in the 1920s following his previous experiment in Letchworth Garden City, and designed by Louis de Soissons. Following the establishment of Letchworth Garden City and prior to the commencement of Welwyn Garden...

Archive

A scroll to mark over 25 years service

A scroll to mark over 25 years service

This scroll commemorating over 25 years service was given to James Gray by staff at the Shredded Wheat Company Ltd, Welwyn Garden City.

Events

Free Church event on Saturday 5th April

Free Church event on Saturday 5th April

Following on from the success of the previous drop in event held at WGC Library the Trust is holding another - this time at the Free Church, Church Road, WGC on Saturday 5th April.

Three Magnets ® Projects

New WGC heritage trails

New WGC heritage trails

Following on from the release of the film ‘Welwyn Garden City ~ A Brave Vision’ in DVD format the Welwyn Garden Heritage Trust has now issued 3 heritage trail booklets.

Help support Welwyn Heritage Trust for free when you shop online by using easy fund raising. You still shop directly with each retailer, but simply by using the link (click the logo below) and selecting Welwyn Garden Heritage Trust, each purchase you make will generate a cashback donation to the Trust.