Woburn Abbey Blog

Latest News

For the latest updates on behind the scenes work and our forthcoming exhibitions, take a look at the entries in our blog below. 

A visit to "Woburn Abbey Base Hospital"

An account from the The British Journal of Nursing on the 27th February 1915.

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The Woburn Cottage Hospital

This model hospital was used by local people before the start of World War I.

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Valiant Hearts - Coming Soon!

Take a look at our video trailer for this forthcoming exhibition.

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'Valiant Hearts' Exhibition Under Construction

Work is under way to create the Valiant Hearts exhibition space in the North Court.

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What do Woburn Abbey, Felbrigg Hall And Ightham Mote have in common?

On the trail of identical decorative motifs.

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The Freeman Family and The Somme

The Freemans were serving with the Bedfordshire Regiment, when the Battle of the Somme commenced.

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Meet The Freeman Family

The Freeman Brothers and their Uncle, trained together at the Ampthill Training Depot.

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The Story of Corporal Harry Gibbons

Harry Gibbons worked on the Woburn Estate and enlisted on the 10th November 1914.

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