Saturday hours for heritage

SATURDAY opening hours have been approved at Eastwood’s DH Lawrence Heritage Centre.

Broxtowe Borough Council is now opening both Durban House in Mansfield Road and the Birthplace Museum in Victoria Street every Saturday.

Cabinet member for arts, culture and leisure, Cllr Richard Robinson said: “The heritage centre is an integral part of the borough’s proud history and these arrangements will improve access to the sites.”

Durban House will now open between 10am and 4pm Tuesday to Sunday with the DH Lawrence Birthplace Museum opening on the same days from 11am till 4pm.

The museum offers four guided tours each day – with the new opening hours meaning they can now be booked on both Saturday and Sunday at 1.45pm.

Call 01773 717 353 for more information.