Group Profile: Maker Memories

Maker Memories Facebook Twitter Maker Heights has a long and interesting history. Many people from Plymouth remember going there as children for holidays at Maker Camp, as part of a scheme originally set up by Nancy Astor and her Virginia House Settlement in the 1920s for ‘deprived city children’. Astor became the first woman toContinue reading “Group Profile: Maker Memories”

Tourism and Leisure

Welcome to the start of our third and final week! Today marks the start of Visit England’s #EnglishTourismWeek (a virtual version for 2020, of course). To tie in with this and the bank holiday, we’ll be spending today looking at some of the ways the tourist industry has brought people to Plymouth, as well asContinue reading “Tourism and Leisure”