News

News and Updates

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    Important Announcement

    Sadly, the Museum Committee has decided not to reopen the museum this season. Our reasons are as follows: We do not have sufficient volunteers to operate – some of our volunteers […]

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    A to Z of Alford Heritage Museum

    While the museum is closed we thought we might share with you an A – Z of items from the collection. Each letter will have a photograph and a link will […]

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    Competition – Win a Museum Visit

    Competition Time – Win a Museum Visit Whether it’s for your family and friends or for your class/group we are offering the chance to win a unique and personalised Museum […]

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    Video Experience

    A new TV has been installed in the museum over the winter where visitors can watch a selection of new films that have been made. The films can also be […]

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    Patience

    We have been busy over the winter implementing some changes within the museum. You can expect to see some new displays, featuring model tractors donated to us last year; you […]

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    Exercise Book Donation

    We recently received an exciting new donation all the way from Montana, USA. This donation came in the form of an old Exercise book donated by Janet Austin, the granddaughter […]

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    Haughton House Gardens

    At this time of year we are all busy in the garden. In the Museum we have some interesting old photographs of the gardens in Haughton House and other big […]