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Archives, Libraries and Campfires: a day at Braziers Park

"Taken together, the archives and the library embody a heritage which is crying out to be shared more widely, and brought loudly into the present."

Exploring the Braziers Park archive

Annebella Pollen, researcher at the University of Brighton, reports on a memorable weekend exploring Braziers’ history.

Braziers 2014 — a year in pictures

It’s been a great and busy year here at Braziers. We have captured some of the best moments in pictures for you. Enjoy! (photos by Antje) May Fayre Wood Festival …and some...

Art at Braziers

Some pieces of art at Braziers, some permanent, some transitory…

Rose Hip Syrup Recipe

    Rose hips  are the fruit of the Dog Rose (Rosa Canina), commonly found in hedgerows. They are a vitamin booster, full of vitamin C, also vitamins A, K and B...

Sigma – Spontaneous University

Sigma – Spontaneous University: what it means to me. by Aggie Forster, Education Convenor, Braziers Park   Sigma; A happy accident, as befits a spontaneous event you might say? 50...

Herbal Medicine

What is Herbal Medicine?

  Herbal medicine — also called botanical medicine or phytomedicine — refers to using a plant’s seeds, berries, roots, leaves, bark, or flowers for medicinal purposes. Herbalism has a long...

Bologna Bus Blues

The Italian course’s tutor, Judith, has spent some time in Italy and was amazed by Italian public transport. This blog was originally written during her studies in Bologna.    ****************************************** “I’ve heard...

Traditional Italian Tiramisu Recipe

Traditional Italian Tiramisu Recipe

Ingredients for 8-10 servings: 4 egg yolks 150g caster sugar 250 g Mascarpone cheese 300 ml double cream 30 Savoiardi biscuits (or Lady Fingers) 2 tablespoons dry Marsala 2 tablespoons Tia Maria (optional) 2...

Discover the benefits of keeping bees

        When people think of hobbies, they think rather of stamp collecting, painting, or knitting. Not many people, however, think of beekeeping. After all, who wants to...