Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery continuously receives donations for the collection. Objects being donated are often from people living in Nuneaton and Bedworth and always relate to the borough in some way. We shall regularly post new acquisitions on our blog so that you can see what objects are being stored and displayed at your local museum. Here are the newest acquisitions…
Nuneaton now has five Masonic lodges; Abbey Lodge, Newdigate, Etone, Bedewood and George Eliot. Freemasons carry out charity work.
Miles Sharp lived in Nuneaton for a period of around 30 years and painted many local scenes. The artist also became principle of Nuneaton Art School during the years 1925-1952.
A Radio Times listing the TV and Radio coverage of the London 2012 Olympic Games, second week. The front cover features Chris Hoy, Victoria Pendleton, Andy Murray and Jessica Ennis who all won gold medals for Great Britain.