Local history and heritage news

The Lord Mayor and Mayoress with local people

‘New’ old historical Coventry map published

Published on Thursday, 18 November 2021

A map showing Coventry’s main medieval buildings and other historical sites has been published to coincide with the year as UK City of Culture.

England's only surviving wall painting in a Carthusian monastery restored in Coventry

Published on Tuesday, 04 May 2021

The only surviving wall painting in a Carthusian monastery in England has been restored as part of a major conservation project at one of Coventry’s finest medieval buildings.

Pictured: Cllr Jim O' Boyle and Wendy Toulson

Tapestry Conservation at St Mary's Guildhall

Published on Thursday, 24 September 2020

A specialist textile conservator paid a welcome visit to St Mary’s Guildhall recently to carry out a visual survey of the Guildhall’s stunning tapestry.

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