Marble Hill Is Back: Riverside Villa Reopens This Weekend

© English Heritage Twickenham’s Marble Hill House reopens on Saturday 21 May, after being closed for restoration for 2.5 years. The Marble Hill Revived project involved removing over 1,000 historic items – including delicate gilt furniture and historic paintings – from the 18th century Palladian villa while work took place. Improvements included repainting the exterior, … Read more

Barking Riverside: What’s Going On With The New Overground Extension?

What’s Barking Riverside when it’s at home? Here’s the skinny on London’s Overground extension, due later in 2022. Brand new viaduct klaxon. Image: TfL. What is the Barking Riverside extension anyway? Back in 2017, TfL announced it was extending the Overground line from Barking station to a brand new station south-east of it, called Barking … Read more