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Harrison Group makes steady progress

The Harrison Group of the BHI has met at Upton Hall to plant the fly arbors of two copies of the Royal Astronomical Society Regulator. “It is probably right to say that we are about sixty per cent there,” says Colin Fergusson, who acts as Secretary for the Group. “It... View Article

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The man who linked competitors

On Thursday 19 November 2015, Dr James Nye will deliver the Dingwall-Beloe Lecture at the British Museum on the subject “An Englishman, a Frenchman and a watchman: the cross-border life of Robert Lenoir (1898–1979)”. Robert Lenoir was born in France and trained in Switzerland, but naturalised as British, he offered... View Article

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George Daniels Lecture 2015

The George Daniels Lecture 2015 on Wednesday 2 December consists of a screening of The Watchmaker’s Apprentice, a film about the life of George Daniels and his apprentice Roger W. Smith, followed by Q&A with Roger W. Smith and David Newman. For Roger W. Smith, Dr George Daniels CBE, DSc,... View Article

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BBC programme causes flood at BHI website

Hundreds of visitors came to the BHI website after Upton Hall provided a setting in an episode of The Celebrity Antiques Road Trip. Upton Hall houses the headquarters of the BHI and is the location of its timeless collection of clocks and watches. The Road Trip is a popular television show, in... View Article

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