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Wow! How are we this close to #MaryRoseLIVE already? It’s been an amazing 2 months or so for everyone involved, but now is the time when reality sets in. With only 7 days left until the teams go live from the Mary Rose Museum, there is still plenty left to organise.   If you’ve been… Read more »

  Since the end of April, the time has just flown by and I’m amazed to realise that this show will be broadcast in just two weeks!   I’ve had a busy few weeks emailing staff and external contractors for interviews, as well as arranging filming days, all while completing my regular duties as Projects… Read more »

  It’s been a challenging few weeks for #MaryRoseLive. On top of organising their shows, the students have had dissertations, exams and (of course) the Easter holidays to contend with. Team Red are progressing well as we have now finalised the shows ‘story’ and who they would like to feature. As this blog goes out,… Read more »

The Collections Volunteers have been making amazing progress. About a week after we announced we had digitised 1,000 slides, our volunteers reached the next landmark of 1,500 and Last week they reached the 2,000 mark!  Now that the progress thermometer’s picture of what’s under The Solent is starting to take shape, you should be able… Read more »

  My name is Kate and I am the Projects Officer at the Mary Rose Trust. I originally joined as a member of the Project Team to support the 2015/16 works, but now that’s finished I get to work on all sorts of different projects around the Trust, although mainly I’m assisting the Collections Manager… Read more »

This week for #MaryRoseLIVE, we’re introducing you to #TeamRed and their programme focusing on #MaryRosePeople.   I’m Stacey Court-Martin by the way, I’m the Mary Rose deputy lead for the #MaryRoseLIVE project and advisor to #TeamRed. By day, I’m Development Officer for the Trust, and by night, I’m asleep. As a Development Officer, I manage… Read more »

As part of #MaryRoseLive, and the fantastic opportunity to collaborate with the University of Portsmouth and their final year students, it’s now time for Team Blue to introduce ourselves! #MaryRoseHistory   I think, first, introductions are in order. I’m James, I’m a proud Front of House team member at the museum. There’s also my colleague,… Read more »

A snippet of interesting trivia relating to the Mary Rose, and Tudor life in general.  Follow us on Twitter at @MaryRoseMuseum, or the hashtag #TudorTrivia A Bird of Prey on the Mary Rose? We can’t say for certain that there WAS a bird on board the Mary Rose, but there is evidence that at least one of… Read more »