Shame about the Saw Close.

Am l alone in being very disappointed by the recently ‘re-imagined’ Saw Close – an historic open space which lies … More

Watch your step!

Bath’s Saw Close has a long and not always noble history. It was where timber was sawn up for our … More

Saw Close style.

You can’t see much of Bath’s iconic Empire Hotel (1899-1901 at the moment because the side facing Orange Grove is … More

Saw Close site ready for building to start!

Today the Virtual Museum of Bath was invited into the major building site on the Saw Close where Monday week … More

A little piece of the Palace sees the light.

A little piece of Bath’s theatrical history has come back into the light. From the darkness of a Victorian vaulted … More

That’s the Saw Close demolition – now let’s build!

Demolition work on Bath’s Saw Close building site is coming to an end with the actual start of constructing a … More

Bath’s Palace Theatre takes its final bow.

The next major stage in the re-development of the old Palace Theatre site in Bath’s historic Saw Close got underway … More

Memories of the Palace Theatre.

Virtual Museum coverage of archaeological excavations and chance discoveries in and around the old Palace Theatre site in the Saw … More

Palace Theatre gives up some secrets!

One of Bath’s old theatres has been giving up some of its secrets as work gets underway on regenerating part … More

Final calls for Bath bingo hall.

The Gala Bingo hall in Bath’s Sawclose will be shutting up shop in less than a fortnight. It brings to … More