Monday, 15 February 2016

Hidden in Plain View- Bristol's High Cross and Walled Old City

David Bruce will give a keynote paper on Bristol's High Cross and Town Walls (See link to full draft paper and below for abstract) at the Hidden Heritage (click to book) one day conference in Saturday 9th April 2016. European Walled Towns Members welcome.

mrwatson64 writes "There has been much excitement in the [Hidden Heritage]conference office and we can't wait to get the final preparations sorted. ... ; we have 17 speakers from the UK and several European countries

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

The Road on from Ravenna to Hellevoetsluis

European Walled Towns successful AGM and seminar in Ravenna this October has created a platform for activity to serve the interests of its member towns and associate members.
The new election of Drs. Veronica  Stern is particularly welcome.. Boring but important Constitutional matters made significant progress in Ravenna with the application to became an NGO registered in Malta The application  was  submitted in early November - we hear it is under formal consideration by the Registrar. In the meantime a Treasurer has been appointed, who will be working to produce an Account for 2015. See European walled towns.organisation for the President's New Year message.  The 2016 Symposium  will be in Hellevoetsluis in late September.  Programme and invitations to participate will be circulated soon.