01 May 2014
Carl Edwards, MloR, chairman of Men of the Stones, talks about how the industry is emerging from the recession and how companies have to deal with tight client budgets.
04 April 2014
Details of Stamford Local History Society’s Exhibition: Stamford in the First World War.
07 February 2014
Yearbook Editor Mel Russ welcomes members to the new look 2014 Men of The Stones Yearbook.
06 February 2014
The ability to be able to spread news and information at warp speed is now available at the press of a button thanks to the internet and a raft of worldwide websites. Men of the Stones are planning a new-look site.
03 January 2014
The War Memorials Trust is reporting repeated attacks war memorials. To assist in the protection of them and in association with “Smart Water”, the offer is being made to give free Smart Water Crime Prevention Liquid to all custodians of memorials.
30 June 2013
On the Evening of June 29th a party of 17 met in the Stone Village of Hallaton, Leicestershire. “Hallaton” is the Hallowed or Holy Place. It was also an iron-age place of gatherings and religious ceremonies and feasts. Many iron-age coins were found in the parish which made international news. Hallaton is also home to the Roman religious site of St. Morrell’s chapel and a well which was a place of pilgrimage nearby.
19 May 2013
We were joined by the Rector, the Rev’d David Maylor for our tour of Barnack Church on the evening of May 18th which was attended by 24 members. Stephen Hart, a retired architect, author and a member of the Men of the Stones Committee, led us on a journey through five centuries of the church’s architectural history.
26 April 2013
Michael Tebbutt, a former Chairman of the Society and retiring Vice Chairman, outlines a way ahead for the Society, and wishes the new team every success in achieving their aims.
02 January 2013
Two major concerns face our industry through 2013; proper training to bring new people into the business and as the grey clouds of austerity continue to sweep across the country the importance of client understanding about the difference between specialist workmanship against what ordinary builders can offer.
08 December 2012
The last visit of 2012 was to Holme Pierrepont Hall in Nottingham on December 7th.