Wednesday, 24 December 2014

Happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year to all Walled Towns

The Twenty-five Year Anniversary Illustated Timeline leaflet of the European Walled Towns (originally Walled Towns Friendship Circle) is linked here
'Brightstowe' in 1581 is Bristol now and its walls are largely hidden but the Old City still values its history and its markets - the grand 25M high High Cross languishes in a garden in Wiltshire - would be great to see it back in the centre of Bristol qiute complicated to persuade both City to ask for it and the National Trust to release it.

Friday, 19 December 2014

EWT/WTFC 25 Years on - Illustrated Timeline published

25 Years on from Peter Osborne's creation of the Walled Towns Friendship Circle, Tenby has celebrated the founders of the  WTFC, now EWT with a ceramic plaque of the Piran Declaration in English and Welsh placed on the Town Walls.
To mark these 25 Years this blog has updated the "About EWT page" with photos and additional information as a linked .pdf document,