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Hitchcock to Woolf: The family behind London’s blue plaques As the blue plaque scheme nears its 150th anniversary, Declan Tan finds out how how much effort goes into making the commemorative signs 261 16 0 0 277 Email Ceramic Commemorative Plaques with owners Frank Ashworth Photo: Christopher Jones By Declan Tan 7:01AM BST 07 Jul 2015 […]Read more "Hitchcock to Woolf: The family behind London’s blue plaques"
The commemoration of historians under the blue plaque scheme in London Howard Spencer The commemoration of historians under the blue plaque scheme in London Howard Spencer Blue plaques are a familiar feature of the London streetscape; as elegant markers of the links between famous figures and buildings – usually residences – they have been widely […]Read more "The commemoration of historians under the blue plaque scheme in London: Howard Spencer"
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2009/nov/28/london-plaques-emily-cole-review Lived in London: Blue Plaques and the Stories Behind Them edited by Emily Cole Kathryn Hughes tours the metropolis with an in-depth guide to the city’s past notables Some of London’s blue plaques Naming names . . . some of London’s blue plaques. no credit Kathryn Hughes Anyone who has ever wondered […]Read more "Lived in London: Blue Plaques and the Stories Behind Them edited by Emily Cole"
A History of Blue Plaques A History of Blue Plaques The renowned Blue Plaques scheme came about in 1863 when William Ewart MP proposed it to the House of Commons. The idea gained immediate support and was taken up by the Society of Arts (later to become the Royal Society of Arts) in 1866. […]Read more "A History of Blue Plaques"
We have developed our making technique to a very high standard which combines considerable craft skills with an artistic aesthetic. We believe that any distinguished person to be commemorated on a plaque deserves it to be on a product of premium quality. The lettering chosen needs to be highly legible on a material that is […]Read more "Philosophy"