One of Bath’s old theatres has been giving up some of its secrets as work gets underway on […]
The city of Bath is a major tourist magnet – drawing in around four and a half million […]
A review now of the display of mosaics that have been incorporated into Keynsham’s new Civic Centre from Bristol-based […]
The University of the Third Age (U3A) is putting its work on the Beau Street Hoard on display […]
Visitors to the Victoria Art Gallery can get into the festive spirit with “Decorate December” (from Sunday 1 […]
Bath’s amazing Roman bathing complex is a top attraction for people visiting this World Heritage city but other […]
A variety of heritage sites – including those run by Bath & North East Somerset Council – will […]
I have been talking about an official handbook published in 1923 which features up to date information on all the excavations that had taken place since 1878 around the original Roman baths complex.
I spend some time discussing the Bath businesses who took out advertising space in the catalogue – including one for The Bernina – which was ‘Bath’s beautiful Swiss cafe’ which even made its own chocolates!
My thanks to Dan Brown from Bath In Time for telling me he has several images of the business which was still in existence in Old Bond Street in 1966 when one of the photographs was taken. You can link to his site here bathintime.co.uk/search/keyword…
Back in 1923 Bath not only had a daily newspaper called The Bath Herald – ‘ acknowledged to […]
Looks like the green light has been given for the biggest residential and commercial development in Keynsham for […]