Researcher – home based/remote

Researcher – home based/remote

The role  Our Volunteer Researchers undertake research both online and at local record offices helping us to create a better understanding of our archaeological sites. Working individually or as part of a project our Researchers are an essential part of the NAT...
Why was St Benet’s Abbey spared by Henry VIII?

Why was St Benet’s Abbey spared by Henry VIII?

As the Annual Bishop’s Service at St Benet’s Abbey takes place on 1st August, we reflect on its unique status.  Remarkably, St Benet’s was the only monastery in the land not to be ‘dissolved’ in the Reformation, though its days as a monastic community were numbered. ...