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Easter at West House

Easter Bunny Hunt and Workshop Spring, sunshine, flowers, tree buds burgeoning, all herald Easter and the Easter Holidays.  Two fun-packed events aimed at 4yrs and older are planned at West House, in Pinner Memorial Park for Easter Saturday 26th March. At the … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year marked at West House

64 children came to our celebration of Chinese New Year – the Year of the Monkey – at West House on 15th February with dancing and many other children’s activities. Thank you very much to Harrow Chinese School for coming to … Continue reading

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Welcome New Staff

The Management Board and trustees of The West House and Heath Robinson Museum Trust are delighted to announce the appointment of Sophie Smith as the new Museum Manager. Sophie joins us following roles with English Heritage and most recently as Assistant … Continue reading

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Nower Hill College art displayed at West House

Over the week-end of 5-7 February West House hosted an exhibition of the works of the GCSE and A-level art students of Nower Hill High School.  The local talent is truly imaginative and remarkable.

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ARCHAEOLOGY STUDY DAY 27 FEBRUARY CANCELLED

We are very sorry, but we have had to cancel the Archaeology Study Day on 27th February due to the illness of the lecturer. She hopes to present the day at a later date when she is fully recovered, so please … Continue reading

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HR Museum Progress

Now the first sections of the  copper roof are being installed one can gain an idea of how the permanent roofing will appear.  I gather that it will take some 30 years before it weathers and becomes green as in … Continue reading

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Art Booster Workshops

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New Year – New Progress on Museum Development

David Chittleborough, our volunteer in charge of project supervision, has given us this report: ‘The Heath Robinson Museum building project is progressing well, notwithstanding the recent very wet weather. The CLT (cross laminated timber) frame and roof have been erected … Continue reading

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Heath Robinson Museum on London Live

LondonLive TV is interested in plotting the progress of the Heath Robinson Museum, as it is the first new bespoke museum in London for many years and will enrich the architectural heritage of the capital. We welcomed journalist Luke Garratt … Continue reading

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Secret Art Sale – All the Pictures!

At the beginning of November, over 130 artists donated works on canvas for sale to raise money for the Heath Robinson Museum. We are very grateful to everyone who took part in our first Secret Art Sale. The quality of the … Continue reading

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