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ARUNDEL CASTLE

Heritage Volunteers from Arun DFAS and Walberton DFAS continue working at the Castle under the direction of the Arundel Castle Archivist.
Teams of 4 volunteers work in the castle library during the autumn/winter months cleaning the books and then transfer to one of the archive rooms to clean individual plans and documents used by the Clerk of Works for the building repair of Estate properties.


ARUNDEL MUSEUM

Heritage Volunteers from Arun DFAS and Walberton DFAS are working in the reception area, stewarding and guiding in the museum. Later on some volunteers will be taking oral histories.


WORTHING MUSEUM

Heritage Volunteers from Arun DFAS are making padded Tyvek and calico infills, repacking and cataloguing the 800 pairs of shoes and boots in the shoe collection.  Work has just started on the oldest pairs of shoes dated 1740!  Worthing Museum holds one of the largest museum costume collections in the country.

   

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