Tag: heritage

A History of Swinton Hall and Swinton House

A further project which reached completion was the launch of Giles Brearley’s latest book “A History of Swinton Hall and Swinton House”.  This was a very difficult project which required a great deal of research and detective work by the team.

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News Update

We continue to deliver talks and interviews when asked.  Recent engagements have included BBC Radio Sheffield, Mexborough and District Heritage Society, Radio Nightingale for Rotherham Hospitals and the Rotherham Branch University of the Third Age. A further royalties cheque was presented to St Margaret’s Church proceeds from

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Mike Hawthorn Plaque

Visitors to our web-site and those who take an interest in our activities will be aware of the series of commemorative plaques that we have provided in recognition of local people and their achievements. Our latest plaque has been erected in

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Future Plans

We continue to receive enquiries to our web-site from people near and far.  Numbers of enquiries have come from North America and recently we have been in correspondence with someone in Kabul,Afghanistan making enquiries about Swinton’s rich heritage.  Feedback is always appreciated and we

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