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How volunteering helped me find a sense of purpose again

Richard Luscombe, an English Heritage volunteer at Wrest Park in Bedfordshire
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13 November 2017
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Richard Luscombe
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English Heritage Records Keeper, Richard Luscombe, writes about his time spent volunteering at Wrest Park, and explains how gaining experience with English Heritage across a range of roles has helped him overcome personal tragedy.  Life changes. Sometimes we make the changes, sometimes events ch...

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Human Henge: how can historic landscapes be good for you?

Stonehenge
Posted:
19 April 2017
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English Heritage
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In medieval times, pilgrimage was considered to be an exercise in healing the mind, body and soul. This idea of a healing physical and spiritual journey has been explored in a recent project called Human Henge, run by the Restoration Trust in partnership with English Heritage, Richmond Fellowship, t...

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