Archive for: October 2014

History’s Greatest Goths

Whitby Abbey (English Heritage)
Posted:
24 October 2014
Posted By:
Sam Kinchin-Smith
Categories:
History Uncovered

The Halloween weekend will see several thousand goths descend on North Yorkshire for the Whitby Goth Weekend. An internationally famous gathering, it has dramatically established Whitby’s reputation as the English capital of goth culture since the first festival was organised by a group of NME m...

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5 Clocks Which Tell the Story of Time

The Grandfather Clock at Mount Grace Priory
Posted:
13 October 2014
Posted By:
Gareth Clifford
Categories:
Behind the Scenes

It can sometimes feel like there is never enough time in the day. We may take for granted our dependence on the clocks that surround us, but these machines play an important role in helping us to manage our valuable time. These devices have changed substantially over the ages, and in celebratio...

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