Young Carers Concert.

Bath Newseum follower, Tony Howell writes: “Richard, would you, could you, do me a big favour? Under the aegis of … More

One Bath ‘taxi’ that’s poles apart!

Tuesday morning finds me fulfilling my duties as a member of the Mayor of Bath’s Corps of Honorary Guides and … More

That chandelier moment!

Twice a year the very expensive Georgian crystal glass chandeliers at the Assembly Rooms are lowered towards the floor for … More

Wedding awards for Bath venues.

Two of Bath’s historic venues have been recognised in the UK Wedding Awards 2017. The Assembly Rooms was named Best … More

In search of Bath chairs.

The return – after conservation work –  of at least one of the original sedan chairs to its usual resting … More

sedan chair

Welcome home number 68!

Good to see that at least one of the two genuine sedan chairs – that were on display at Bath’s … More

Wedding car with a difference.

Former Bath Mayor Bryan Chalker’s venerable East German Trabant car saw   service on 14 May as a wedding limousine, transporting … More

Go Georgian for World Heritage Day

Visit Bath’s Assembly Rooms today and you might just bump into Captain Wade – the ‘Master of Ceremonies’ who organised events … More

Fashion’s top 100 in Bath

Considering it is owned and run by the local authority – which isn’t exactly flush for extra cash at present – Bath’s … More

A little light cleaning

It’s cleaning time in the ballroom at Bath’s Assembly Rooms. These are some of the most important chandeliers to have … More

Looking into Bath’s heritage future.

Everything from traffic and bad architecture to waterways and pollution were under discussion today during a ‘workshop’ held at Bath … More

Great Georgians! Bath’s anniversary celebrations begin.

I have been lucky to have a preview of a fantastic new exhibition at Bath’s Fashion Museum – – which you … More