Save The Armoury


Today, if you were to travel along Port Way in Wantage and pass King Alfred’s Academy you would be forgiven for not paying much attention to a modest old building across the road from the school.

Commonly called the Armoury, once this building played an important role in safeguarding life and property in Wantage.  For it was the Fire Engine House and was built around 1878 to house the fire engine.Read More »