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HERITAGE LOTTERY FUND RECEPTION  - Honeywood, 3rd June 2010

To celebrate the achieving success in receiving a Heritage Lottery Fund grant of 335,000 to refurbish and renovate Honeywood, a reception for those associated with the bid was held at the Museum on Thursday 3rd June 2010

A gallery of pictures from the event - click on the pictures to see larger images

The recently re-planted front garden, to the south of the culvert* The recently re-planted front garden, to the north of the culvert* Curator Jane Howard and Friends' committee member Shirley Williams admire the new planting scheme*
     
Some of the assembled guests partake of refreshments prior to the speeches* Angela Fletcher, Head of Libraries and Heritage Services introduces proceedings alongside Cllr. Graham Top (left) and
Wesley Kerr, Chairman of
the Heritage Lottery Fund*
Wesley Kerr anticipates the wonderful changes to come as a result of the success of the Museum's bid for funding, and hopes for the success of a further bid to reconstruct the back garden*
     
Angela Fletcher introduces the next speaker** Wesley Kerr adding comment, alongside Margaret Thomas and Cllr. Graham Tope** Angela Fletcher wrapping up proceedings**
     
The culvert running through the front garden from under the Museum (bottom right) and out under the railings into the Upper Pond* The culvert runs into the back garden (facing west) on its way towards the house* The Victorian round pond (looking west) in the back garden*
     

All images and on this page are Copyright *Paul Williams 2010 and **Valary Murphy

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