Project News at The Abbey
Having achieved confirmation of our Heritage Lottery grant in December 2017 and also being in receipt of funding from Viridor credits earlier that year we are now well into the essential conservation works to make the Abbey safe, more habitable and suitable for community use and sustainable for coming generations.
Second successful Heritage Lottery submission made in 2016
Capability Brown Exhibition
There will be a new exhibition in July and August 2017. More details in March.
Dorset Landscape Gains National Recognition
Milton Abbey was selected by the national organisers of the Capability Brown Festival 2016 as one of fourteen regional 'hubs', in recognition of its outstanding quality. A major 'multi-media' exhibition was the highlight of the local Festival.
Capability Brown Festival 2016
'The Great Stare'
Celebrating in 2016 throughout the country
Trial the test version of the CB Hunt games for children.
Award of funding
for Capability Brown Audience Development pilot project.
The Earl and Countess of Wessex paid a private visit to the thousand-year-old Milton Abbey on Friday 2 May 2014.
Heritage Lottery submission made May 2014
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