Tag Archives : English Heritage


New lease of life for historic Mount Batten Tower

One of the city‘s key landmarks is to get a new lease of life – as a wedding and events venue. The imposing tower that stands at the entrance to Cattedown Water has been handed to the Mount Batten Watersports and Activity Centre, who will run it as a venue and educational venture. Plymouth City […]


Youngsters celebrate completion of conservation works on Stonehouse Wall

Youngsters from St George’s Primary School have planted shrubs at Stonehouse Wall to mark the completion of conservation works. The medieval wall, which forms a boundary between Stonehall Flats and the site owned by Princess Yachts, is a Scheduled Ancient Monument and dates back to 1540. It used to defend the town of Stonehouse and […]