Museum 4 Watton has received a confirmed National Lottery grant of £61,300 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to create a museum in the Norfolk town of Watton, it was announced today. Thanks to money raised by National Lottery players,
On Thursday June 23rd the latest exhibit acquired by the Museum4Watton group was unveiled at Wayland Hall, Watton by Dawn Urry of Bennett Homes and The Mayor of Watton, Mrs Beryl Bunning in front of a gathering of invited guests.
Chris Hutchings (pictured) the group’s chairman recently saw that a very large group of documents regarding Watton was being sold at Auction and successfully bid for them. He has generously given them on permanent loan to the group for display
Two trustees from the Museum4Watton group went (in the footsteps of Oscar Wilde) to Reading Gaol before Christmas. Not, they hastened to point out for any heinous crimes, but to collect several almost new museum display cabinets which have been
The Museum4Watton group, which is working towards opening a museum in the town, took the opportunity of unveiling it’s new pop up museum exhibition trailer at the town firework display on Saturday evening. An enormous turnout of local people ensured