Category Archives: Heritage

Blue Plaque Guide refreshed for first time in almost 10 years

Chairman Paul Cartwright and volunteer Jaydn Edwards standing together, holding the new Blue Plaque Guides by the Peter and Fred Asquith plaque.

As Pontefract Civic Society turned 50 in May, we wanted to not only celebrate with our members but to give a number of new or updated things to the town and our many visitors. With that in mind, we’ve been updating our first Blue Plaque Guide, just in time for Pontefract Liquorice Festival. Chair Paul […]