Saturday, June 22, 2024
ArticlesCommunity UpdateNewburySliderThings To Do

Newbury’s colourful history reflected in 13 blue plaques around the town

There are now thirteen blue plaques scattered around Newbury which celebrate the town’s varied history.

From a star in the silent movies, a Wimbledon tennis champion and a famous astronomer to the factory where lifeboats were manufactured, to the town’s history in brewing, coaching, woollen cloth, mobile phones and architecture – it’s all commemorated with blue plaques in relevant places around the town.

Why not find out where the blue plaques are?

There’s a list and related articles on the Newbury Town Council website here.