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Garden Volunteers Needed

Are you green-fingered? Would you like to help tend our Herb Garden? Then could have just the role for you! We are looking for help with maintaining the Herb Garden at Erasmus Darwin House. The hours are flexible and there will be a variety of work to do, from pruning to planting. Plus, its a…


Job Vacancy: Acting Manager

EXTENDED CLOSING DATE: UNTIL 25th JANUARY Would you like to work for Erasmus Darwin House? We are looking for an Acting Manager for 4 days a week, for a 6 month period. Please click on the link below for further details. EDH Job advertisement and job description Dec 17  


Thank you to the Mayor and Sheriff’s Charities 2016 -2017

During their year in office the former Mayor, Councillor Mrs Sheelagh James and former Sheriff, Councillor Robert Yardley, raised a total of more than £10,000 for their chosen charities, the We Love Lichfield Fund and Erasmus Darwin House.   On Monday, 24 July, the former Mayor and Sheriff presented cheques for £5,117 to Tracy Newton…


Lots of love for our pre-loved stall

In the morning hours of Saturday 8th July, the Cathedral Close began to stir as stall holders pitched their gazebos and tents. An enthusiastic group of House Volunteers erected our annual “Darwin’s Delights” Bric-a-Brac stall in The Close for The Festival Market. It was a beautiful day and The Close was packed with many other stalls…


The Galapagos Experience: Dive into the story of the Islands

Join us this summer and step into the footsteps of Charles Darwin, grandson of Erasmus as intrepid explorers are invited to explore the mystery and wonder of the famous Archipelago. Darwin helped to put the Islands on the map with his publication ‘On the Origin of Species’. Discover the Galapagos Islands through the work of…