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Standing on the corner of Church Street and Chapel Lane, the Guild Chapel is one of Stratford-upon-Avon’s most iconic and important historic buildings.

Yet it hides a secret.

What’s been (and continues to be) uncovered is one of the rarest series of medieval wall paintings in all of Europe.

Preserved in incredible detail under layers of limewash, get up close to the deathly images Shakespeare’s father was ordered to cover up in the 16th Century following the Reformation.

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Dementia-friendly flute concert

THE historic walls of Stratford’s Guild Chapel will be filled with melodies as it plays host to a dementia-friendly flute […]

Last chance to donate those old £1 coins!

THERE are just days to go until those old £1 coins have to be spent – or can be donated […]

Chapel damaged by vehicle

AS SOME of you be aware already, sadly the Guild Chapel was damaged by a vehicle last week. A truck […]