Category Archive for "News"

From Big Heritage to World Heritage

We are delighted to announce that Big Heritage will be developing and delivering Cadw’s  education programme at Beaumaris, Caernarfon, Conwy and Harlech castles for the next three years. The deal will see the Big Heritage team work in partnership with…

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How Disney hid some Scandinavian archaeology in the film ‘Frozen’

There’s apparently an announcement due soon on plans to release a follow-up to the wildly successful Disney animation, Frozen. There’s not a parent in the land that hasn’t considered options for boarding-school when their cherubs start belting out the irritatingly…

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18 reasons to give Chester a miss

So, Big Heritage moved their HQ to Chester this year…..but to be honest, we’re not sure we made the right decision. Here’s 18 reasons why you should give Chester a miss.     1. There’s loads of derelict old buildings…….

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Land’s End launch new heritage initiative

In January 2014, a family of wild rabbits at Land’s End accidentally uncovered a collection of 8,000-year-old flint scrapers and arrowheads whilst burrowing their warrens. This incredible discovery prompted Land’s End to commission a thorough archaeological investigation by Big Heritage...
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‘Groundbreaking’ Roman project receives £0.25m boost

PRESS RELEASE     An award-winning North West heritage agency has been successful in securing £250,000 to help continue an innovative Roman medicine themed education project aimed at schools in Merseyside and Cheshire. The Roman Medicine Roadshow, delivered by Big...
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Finds without Frontiers – Our first pop-up museum set to launch

We are really pleased to announce that the first of our ‘Finds without Frontiers’ projects is about to be launched, which takes archaeology and history out of museum collections and brings them to the very heart of the community they…

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Reconstruction competition!

Enter of 3D local monument reconstruction   To celebrate us bringing the beautiful Overchurch Runic Stone to life in 3D, we are offering the chance to get YOUR local monument brought to life in stunning digital form. It may be…

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Wirral’s greatest discovery brought back to life by Big Heritage

Wirral’s most important discovery brought back to life after 1200 years. Big Heritage are incredibly proud to share with you a 3D reconstruction of the Overchurch Runic Stone – arguably the most important artefact from Wirral’s past. The 9th century…

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BH official sponsors of Community Superstar Awards

BH official sponsors of Community Superstar Awards Big Heritage are proud to be official sponsors of the Community Superstars Awards. The awards celebrate special individuals or organisations that have made a real difference to their local community. We are personally sponsoring…

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Big Heritage highlighted as having ‘positive health impact’ in Wirral

Two recent projects undertaken by Big Heritage have been highlighted by a health report as having a positive health impact upon communities in Wirral. The report provided an evaluation of the social value created by the “Life Expectancy Wirral” initiative and…

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