All posts tagged "unesco"
- Cheshire celebrates as Jodrell Bank counts down to Lunar Landing anniversary
Cheshire is celebrating its unique role in the space race as Jodrell Bank counts down to the 50th anniversary of the Lunar Landings, 20 July, and waits to hear if it will be named the UK’s latest Unesco World Heritage...
- Posted July 12, 2019
- UNESCO nominaton for Jodrell Bank
Jodrell Bank Observatory has been chosen as the UK’s nomination for World Heritage site status in 2019, Heritage Minister Michael Ellis announced today. The Observatory, part of the University of Manchester, is home to the Grade I...
- Posted February 10, 2018
- Jodrell Bank in Unesco World Heritage bid
Cheshire’s Jodrell Bank Observatory has been selected as the latest UK candidate for World Heritage status. If the bid is successful, it would join the likes of Stonehenge and the Taj Mahal on the Unesco list of...
- Posted October 13, 2017