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Coventry's Hales Street and the Burges redevelopment

Coventry's Hales Street and the Burges redevelopment

Friday, December 15, 2017

Coventry's Hales Street and the Burges Redevelopment by Paul Maddocks There was a  recent enquiry about what was happening around the Hales Street area. This is a Conservation Area known as Lady Herbert's Garden and the Burges Conservation Area. It... Read More

Historic England: Coventry: Unique Images from the Archives

Historic England: Coventry: Unique Images from the Archives

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Review of 0Historic England's New Book: Coventry: Unique Images from the Archives of Historic England (Historic England Series) Christmas will soon be on us, so if you are looking at ideas for Christmas presents or you just want the next David... Read More

The Coventry We Have Lost: Forgotten Foleshill

The Coventry We Have Lost: Forgotten Foleshill

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Coventry Society member David Fry, and his long term colleagues Albert Smith, have just released their fifth self published book on Coventry through the lens of Edwardian photographers. This is their second book that focuses on just one of... Read More

Re-launch of St. Mark's Church

Re-launch of St. Mark's Church

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Resurrection of St. Mark’s Church, Swanswell The Coventry Society is really pleased to see that the Grade II listed St. Mark’s Church at Swanswell Pool has now re-opened as a City Centre Resource Church. According to ChurchCare “A city... Read More

What would Dan Brown make of Graham Sutherland's Tapestry

What would Dan Brown make of Graham Sutherland's Tapestry

Friday, September 1, 2017

What would Dan Brown make of Graham Sutherland's Tapestry? A Musing by Paul Maddock's, Vice Chairman of the Coventry Society I have always wondered what type of story Dan Brown could write about the mysteries of Graham Sutherland's Coventry Cathedral's... Read More