Author Archives: Helen

Opening Day at the John Gray Centre

  Primary school visitors at the John Gray Centre Well, we are now – at long last! – actually open! We had an excellent and truly enjoyable day on Friday, which kicked off with 90 (yes, 90!) children from King’s … Continue reading

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News from the Museums Workroom

It seems to have been a hectic couple of months lately, and I’m so glad to be back at my desk, here in the Museums Workroom.  I’ve been at conferences galore – amazing talks by brilliant speakers doing fantastic things … Continue reading

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Rewriting history at Inveresk?

Roman altars found at Musselburgh – first ever evidence that the Mithras cult travelled this far north! Continue reading

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Prestongrange is opening for 2011 season!

Just wanted to post a quick blog to let everyone know that after a winter of refurbishment and replenishment, Prestongrange Museum is opening up again. Open from 11.30 to 4.30 every day, you’ll find all the favourites there, including the  rare … Continue reading

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Events galore around East Lothian!

It’s been too long since I last blogged! But loads has been happening, and things are really starting to move forward with the John Gray Centre. So much is going on throughout the museums in East Lothian too – it … Continue reading

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Introducing myself

As a new member of the Museums team, I thought it was time I checked in with you all to say hello and tell you about what I’m doing. My name’s Helen, and I’m here to help create online resources … Continue reading

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