Sixth Big Roman Week starts on September 13, 2014

Sixth Big Roman Week starts on September 13, 2014

FALKIRK district’s annual Roman festival launches this weekend. The sixth Big Roman Week kicks off on Saturday, September 13 and runs until Sunday, September 21. Walks, talks, family events, a film show and arts and library activities have all been lined to get local people to explore their “Roman roots” and appreciate local history. Most … Continue reading

Supporting Doors Open Days in 2014

Supporting Doors Open Days in 2014

THIS year’s Big Roman Week is supporting the national Doors Open Days festival across Scotland. Two properties near the Antonine Wall – Kinneil House and Watling Lodge – are open on Saturday 20 September for you to see inside. (The Lodge is also open on the Sunday 21 September). Check out our events page for … Continue reading

Great events for children

Great events for children

Big Roman Week 2014 has some great events for children. Bo’ness, Bonnybridge and Meadowbank (Polmont) Libraries are running events throughout the week. There are also activities at Callendar House Museum in Falkirk and Kinneil Museum in Bo’ness. Remember: you’ll get all the events (including walks – which children will also like) on our main events … Continue reading

Come along – to free Roman talks

Come along – to free Roman talks

Great illustrated talks – all free of charge to attend – are taking place during Big Roman Week. You’ll find the full listings for ALL the events during Big Roman Week on our main events page. Queries? Call 01506 823714 or 01506 510629