Upminster’s Museum of Nostalgia to close for urgent restoration work
Upminster's marvellously ramshackle Museum of Nostalgia, which is usually open a couple of times a month, will be closed through 2024 to allow for urgent repairs to its thatched roof.
Upminster windmill reopens to the public
One of London's last surviving windmills will reopen to the public this weekend following several years of restoration work.
Last chance to ride an old train along the London Overground
This weekend marks the end of an era, as part of the London Overground gets a new train from Monday.
Tickets Alert: Tours of a Crematorium
To mark the 60th anniversary of Upminster's South Essex Crematorium they will be hosting a behind-the-scenes tour of the chapel and crematorium.
Visit a Museum of Nostalgia in an ancient barn
On the edges of London, within earshot of the M25 can be found a most marvellous museum, housed in an ancient barn.
Upminster Windmill gets restoration funding
One of London's surviving windmills is to be saved, following the award of a £1.4 million grant by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).
Friday evening trip on the 1938 tube train?
Another outing for the iconic restored 1938 tube train – this time on a Friday evening along the District line. This weekend (29th/30th Aug) the Upminster depot is open to the public for its 50th anniversary, and the 1938 train…