The Abbey National Building Society was formed in 1944 by the merger of the Abbey Road and the National building societies. It was the first building society in the United Kingdom to demutualise , doing so in July 1989.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abbey_National
The Abbey National Building Society was formed in 1944 by the merger of the Abbey Road and the National building societies. It was the first building society in the United Kingdom to demutualise , doing so in July 1989.
Cycle from Cambridge to Anglesey Abbey A 7-mile bike route from Cambridge city centre to Anglesey Abbey along the River Cam and through the village of Stow-cum-Quy, on a route that links National Cycle Network routes 11 and 51.
The Abbey Theatre (Irish: Amharclann na Mainistreach), also known as the National Theatre of Ireland (Irish: Amharclann Náisiúnta na hÉireann), in Dublin, Ireland, is one of the country's leading cultural institutions. First opening to the public on 27 December 1904, and moved from its original building after a fire in 1951, it has remained ...
The Abbey Theatre is the national theatre of Ireland. Board Member Vacancies. The Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media is seeking to appoint suitably qualified candidates as Members of the Board of the Abbey Theatre.
There is a steep 15-20% gradient from the visitor centre to the abbey. This is not recommended for wheelchair or powered mobility vehicle users. Our accessible car park is located at our West Gate entrance (SatNav HG4 3DZ) which allows level access to the abbey and water gardens through which there are recommended routes.
The Abbey, located at the heart of the village within its own woodland grounds, is a quirky country house of various architectural styles, built upon the foundations of a former nunnery. Visitors can experience the atmosphere of the medieval rooms and cloister court, giving a sense of the Abbey's monastic past.
Fountains Abbey became the greatest folly of all when John Aislabie created his water garden at Studley Royal. See the World Heritage Site as the Georgians did on this guided tour of the dramatic designed landscape. Winter Abbey tour (1.30pm)
An archive of news stories from Westminster Abbey, dating from 2003 to the present day.
Queen Elizabeth II arrives at Westminster Abbey for her coronation in 1953. Elizabeth is the world's longest-reigning female monarch, serving as queen from 1952 to 2022. She passed away in September 2022 at the age of 96.
Rye Valley Abbey Exhibition. A new exhibition at Rievaulx Abbey explores the importance of the river and water to this beautiful monastic site. Through images and artefacts the exhibition will explore the relationship between the monastery and the River Rye and how it continues to support incredible biodiversity today.