The national charity for the preservation of Georgian heritage has appointed Christopher Boyle QC as its new chairman in succession to Sir Mark Lennox-Boyd. The Georgian Group, founded in 1937 to fight threats to historic buildings, made the choice at a meeting of its trustees last night.
Through-out the twentieth century Old Sedberghians have kindly donated their archive collections to the school. It has been a real privilege to be trusted with these collections. Earlier this year Sedbergh School agreed that our archive storage agreement with Cumbria Archive Service will come to an end this summer. The service has been subject to local authority funding cuts and sadly have needed to change their policy about storing external collections. Sedbergh School will be losing storage for 120 boxes of archival material, this is around a sixth of our total collection storage. Faced with the difficult decision of how... Read More
James has been awarded the OBE for services to Law & Order in the South West and service to the community. For more information click here