Capon Tree Jacobite monument

The Capon Tree Monument in Brampton was erected to the memory of six Jacobite soldiers who were hanged, drawn and quartered there in 1746. The … [Read more...]

Titanic hero memorial restoration

Work started last week to restore the family grave memorial to Joseph Bell, Chief engineer of RMS Titanic which sank in 1912. The memorial at … [Read more...]

25th Anniversary of Lockerbie Bombing

December 21st 2013 marks the 25th anniversary of the Lockerbie bombing. Pan Am Flight 103 from London Heathrow to John F. Kennedy International … [Read more...]

Winning WWI Victoria Cross memorial stone unveiled

The design of the paving stone which will commemorate recipients of the Victoria Cross during the First World War, was unveiled by Communities … [Read more...]

John Wesley memorial – Newcastle

Wesley Square on the quayside in Newcastle upon Tyne  includes a memorial obelisk to John Wesley, who first preached on Tyneside in May … [Read more...]

History of the Scottish National War Memorial

[vsw id="25373840" source="vimeo" width="425" height="344" autoplay="no"] Listing every Scots serviceman and woman killed since 1914, the Scottish … [Read more...]

Stromness crew of the “Rachel” remembered

Orkney Islands Council Convener Stephen Hagan travelled to the Faroe Islands to unveil a memorial plaque to twenty sailors from Stromness lost in a … [Read more...]

African Burial Ground – Manhattan

New York's African Burial Ground is the nation's earliest known African and African American cemetery, with an estimated 15,000 men, women and … [Read more...]