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Portrait Acquisition – Holles St John
Category: News Published on: 25th March 2021

The Trustees of the Friends of Lydiard Park have purchased a hitherto unknown portrait of one of the St John family and...

Lydiard House; brighter and better protected
Category: News Published on: 16th February 2021

Lydiard House has been given a bit of a facelift; and its more than cosmetic. Swindon Borough Council have completed a...

Local company to build Lydiard’s ‘Project Archive’
Category: News Published on: 25th January 2021

The Friends of Lydiard Park have appointed Royal Wootton Bassett-based company Sanders Web Works to build the digital...

Funding Secured for Lydiard Tregoze Grave Survey
Category: News Published on: 10th December 2020

Thanks to grants totalling £1,500 from Lydiard Tregoze Parish Council and Wiltshire County Royal Wootton Bassett &...

Historic picture donated by local artist Ken Beint
Category: News Published on: 1st October 2020

The Friends of Lydiard Park are delighted to accept the gift of a picture of the carved screen inside St Mary’s Church by...

Council on target with Building Repairs
Category: News Published on: 29th September 2020

Visitors to Lydiard Park can’t miss the activity around Lydiard House at the moment. Essential building repairs which...

Heritage Open Days at St. Mary’s Lydiard Tregoze
Category: News Published on: 4th September 2020

Cancelled due to latest government advice on Covid19   St. Mary's Church is opening its doors for Heritage Open...

Swindon Council embark on repairs to Lydiard House
Category: News Published on: 23rd July 2020

Swindon Borough Council Corporate Projects team are embarking on a programme of external restoration and repairs to Lydiard...

Historic Heroines - A Series of Online Talks
Category: News Published on: 24th June 2020

The Friends of Lydiard Park are delighted to bring you a new series of live online talks commencing on Tuesday July 14th...

‘Henry, the King’s Cavalier’ – a new story for fans of The Lydiard Chronicles
Category: News Published on: 4th June 2020

A man may think his life is only measured by battles fought for the king. Until he meets a woman worth fighting for! For...