One of the oldest libraries at the heart of Oxford's historic University is Duke Humfrey's Library in the Bodleian, which held the primary function as a reading room for maps, music and pre-1641 rare books until 2015

Inside Britain's most incredible libraries

One of the oldest libraries at the heart of Oxford's historic University is Duke Humfrey's Library in the Bodleian, which held the primary function as a reading room for maps, music and pre-1641 rare books until 2015

University Square, Liverpool, in the background is the Victoria Building,1888, by Liverpool architect Alfred Waterhouse (who also designed the Natural History Museum building in London)

University Square, Liverpool, in the background is the Victoria Building,1888, by Liverpool architect Alfred Waterhouse (who also designed the Natural History Museum building in London)

Credit: Michael Peto/© University Of Dundee, The Peto Collection Paul McCartney, 1965

Michael Peto's archive - in pictures

"Remember Tryweryn" commemorates the flooding of Capel Celyn in the Tryweryn River valley so that the resulting reservoir could supply water to Liverpool. Bad enough that farms, homes, a school, a chapel, and a cemetery were drowned, but it was also a crime against the language, as Capel Celyn was a Welsh-speaking community.  They fought for eight years to save their homes, but all that is left now is this informal memorial, its message made all the more powerful by its reflection in the…

"Remember Tryweryn" commemorates the flooding of Capel Celyn in the Tryweryn River valley so that the resulting reservoir could supply water to Liverpool. Bad enough that farms, homes, a school, a chapel, and a cemetery were drowned, but it was also a crime against the language, as Capel Celyn was a Welsh-speaking community. They fought for eight years to save their homes, but all that is left now is this informal memorial, its message made all the more powerful by its reflection in the…

Many of Liverpool's Welsh community were very wealthy merchants and this magnificent Welsh language church is now the University of Liverpool's management school.

Many of Liverpool's Welsh community were very wealthy merchants and this magnificent Welsh language church is now the University of Liverpool's management school.

Bristol is the best place to live in England says The Telegraph... "Bristol has benefited from its reputation as an environmentally friendly city, with a top-class university and buoyant property market." We love it here!

Bristol is 'best city to live in the UK'

Bristol is the best place to live in England says The Telegraph... "Bristol has benefited from its reputation as an environmentally friendly city, with a top-class university and buoyant property market." We love it here!

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