With autumn finally here I am pleased to say that buildings are now watertight; all windows are in and both roofs are completed the internal renovations are well underway with and … [Read more...] about Phase 3 Update
Thanks to generous public donations last year in the centre Hayle Heritage Centre has been able to buy a Victorian Officers full dress tunic belonging to Lieutenant Colonel Harvey … [Read more...] about Generous public donations enable Heritage Centre to buy rare item
Hayle Heritage Centre will be re-opening on the 12th of April. The centre has had a makeover during winter with lots more exciting displays, artefacts and children’s activities on … [Read more...] about Hayle Heritage Centre re-opens on the 12th of April
2016 was a great year for for Harvey’s Foundry Trust; the heritage centre had a fantastic season with over 1000 visitors, we ran hard hat days, family friendly screen printing … [Read more...] about Review of Harvey’s Foundry Trust in 2016 and looking ahead to 2017
This winter we are working on themes for new exhibition for our Spring opening and are looking for volunteers interested in researching the fascinating history of the Foundry and … [Read more...] about Hayle Heritage Centre Exhibitions & Research Help
Harvey’s Foundry Trust has been awarded a grant of £1,967.00 from AIM and the Pilgrim Trust to undertake conservation work on a collection of papers dating from the late … [Read more...] about Harvey’s Foundry Trust wins AIM grant to work on historic ‘Biggleston’ collection
Harvey’s Foundry Trust and EBC were pleased to welcome the first tranche of apprentices onto the Phase 3 build site on the 7th of September. The apprentices are being trained as … [Read more...] about First wave of apprentices are welcomed onto historic building project in Hayle
Here is the Scaffolding going up on Pattern Shop and Plantation Stores. Once the scaffolding is up we can begin to work repairing the beautiful granite walls. … [Read more...] about The Scaffolding goes up!
As our Phase 3 capital build project progresses one of our Trustees Chris Quick will be taking a photographic record of the project we will regularly upload images onto our website … [Read more...] about Before the construction work begins!
Harvey’s Foundry Trust has won a Placemaking Award for its redevelopment on the Harvey’s Foundry site in Hayle. The Planning and Placemaking Awards were presented at an event at … [Read more...] about Harvey’s Foundry Trust wins place making award and work begins on restoration project