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The secret pit
The secret pit

The story of the secret pit beneath Brompton Cemetery's new visitors centre

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The lowdown on the highlights of the Brompton Cemetery restoration
The lowdown on the highlights of the Brompton Cemetery…

A look at some of the challenges tackled during Brompton Cemtery's restoration

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Shocked and appalled of Hyde Park: flirtation in the First World War
Shocked and appalled of Hyde Park: flirtation in the First…

Nan, one of our Royal Parks in the First World War research volunteers, takes a look at World War I romance on the Home …

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Boats, birds and hoops: a child's life in the Parks in WW1
Boats, birds and hoops: a child's life in the Parks in WW1

Sue, a Royal Parks in the First World War volunteer, discovers how the Parks provided welcome respite for children in…

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Mrs Orford vs the Office of Works: a battle for land in St…

Nan, a volunteer with The Royal Parks in the First World War project, weighs up the two sides in a battle over park use.

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"Quite exciting": a 104 year old's memories of Peace Day in …

Nan, a Royal Parks in the First World War volunteer, went to meet 104-year-old Freda to talk about a quite exciting…

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Winnie the Pooh and elephants too: how the Zoo boosted morale in WW1
Winnie the Pooh and elephants too: how the Zoo boosted…

Nan, a volunteer with The Royal Parks in the First World War, finds out how the War that changed everything changed the …

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Dog walkers urged to steer clear of the deer
Dog walkers urged to steer clear of the deer

Dog walkers in Richmond and Bushy Park are urged to take extra care during the deer birthing season

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The Royal Parks wins at the Museum + Heritage Awards
The Royal Parks wins at the Museum + Heritage Awards

The Brompton Cemetery Conservation Project won the conservation award at the coveted Museum + Heritage Awards 2018

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Dedicated follower of fashion: Hyde Park in the First World War
Dedicated follower of fashion: Hyde Park in the First World …

Lucy, a Royal Parks in the First World War volunteer, explores how fashionable life carried on in Hyde Park during the…

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