The only steam driven brickworks in the UK
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Sun 29th Sep 2019: Family Fun Day
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Published:15th Aug 2019 by Carolyne Haynes
A quick warning to any of you who are planning to visit the museum on Sunday. There are currently big difficulties in this area with the mobile network and our credit card machines are very patchy. It might be worth bringing cash just in case. It is supposed to be all better on Saturday - fingers crossed.
We are fundraising !
The New Foundations Project
Please can you help us restore our amazing Grade II* listed drying sheds. As you can see they are in a very poor state and desperately need rescuing.
We aim to create a Community Business Hub. Shed 1 will be mainly offices for small/medium enterprises and Shed 2 will have a glazed atrium space for exhibitions and to hire out.
The income from the rent will keep the only complete Victorian brickworks left in the UK fit for the future.
The museum has raised half the sum needed for the first phase but needs matched funding of £40,000 - can you help?
Any sum, no matter how small, would be really useful. You can use the Paypal button below to donate (you don't have to be a subscriber) or send us a cheque using the contact details.
Thanks for your help.
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