INTERESTING LINKS FROM SOMERTONOXON.CO.UK
Using money raised through the National Lottery, the Heritage Lottery Fund gives grants to sustain and transform our heritage. From museums, parks and historic places to archaeology, natural environment and cultural traditions we invest in every part of our diverse heritage.
English Heritage is the Government’s statutory adviser on the historic environment. Officially known as the Historic Buildings and Monuments Commission for England, we are an executive Non-Departmental Public Body sponsored by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport. Our principal powers and responsibilities are set out in the National Heritage Act (1983).
The Somerton Community Website contains a wealth of information about the ‘Ancient Royal Town of Wessex’. Somerton is a beautiful rural town located in the heart of Somerset, it is full of history and beauty, which this website can only begin to give you a small insight.
The Banbury-Cross Website is aimed at people living, working and visiting the Banbury area and features over 3,500 Banbury-based businesses and has nearly 400 pages providing information about Banbury and its businesses and services.