The Hold

Moles, Cherries and Murder

August 3, 20173:30 pmLeave a Comment

“Moles, Cherries and Murder” Our touring exhibition, exploring the story of the Red Barn Murder at Polstead, can be seen at the following venues: 1 – 5 August – Newmarket Library – see the library website for opening hours 7 – 11 August – John Peel Centre, Stowmarket – open 10am-2pm 12 and 13 August […]

Blood Red Barn

“Blood Red Barn” tickets now available

August 1, 20172:27 pmAugust 3, 2017 3:16 pmLeave a Comment

Free tickets for the staged read-through of the new play Blood Red Barn are now available from the BOYD website. Why not come along and see the most recent interpretation of the tragic tale of Maria Marten and William Corder?  The BOYD theatre group have used archives from the Bury and Ipswich branches to present a […]

Design Team announced

February 1, 201712:41 pmFebruary 1, 2017 12:42 pmLeave a Comment

Design Team announced for ‘The Hold’ The design team who will develop the planned heritage centre, ‘The Hold’ was announced this January by project partners Suffolk County Council and the University of Suffolk. Following a highly competitive tender process, world class, award winning architects Pringle Richards Sharratt have won the contract to develop the design […]

Meet Steve Gilby, our Activity Plan Officer

November 25, 201610:25 amNovember 25, 2016 1:44 pmLeave a Comment

This October, we welcomed Steve Gilby to the project team for ‘The Hold’.  Steve is our new HLF Activity Plan Officer, and will drive forward our proposals for ‘Mapping Suffolk’s Stories’ and develop an exciting Activity Plan, reaching out across all of Suffolk. Steve said, “I’m thrilled to be working on such an exciting project and […]