compiled KM2010 -

Historical and Interesting Views of Tunbridge Wells - publishers/producers Daniel Bech & Katharina Mahler

Historical and Interesting Views of Tunbridge Wells

Commemorative Edition 2006
Tunbridge Wells 400th Anniversary Celebrations

on CD-Rom

    The Commemorative Edition 2006 was published following the sell out of the Edition I (2003) and Edition II (2004).
    A contemporary map of Royal Tunbridge Wells (including Hawkenbury and Rusthall) of 2006 was edited to give access to:

   All profits were donated to the Royal Tunbridge Wells Symphony Orchestra (RTWSO).
RTWSO is a Registered Charity - No. 295781


A special Heritage Walking Trail through Royal Tunbridge Wells in celebration of the 400th Anniversary of the discovery of the Chalybeate Spring.
Selected historic images courtesy of Tunbridge Wells Museum and Art Gallery and

Royal Tunbridge Wells Heritage Walking Trail

In 2005 the publishers/producers of "Historical and Interesting Views of Tunbridge Wells"
in 2006 and 2007 supported and sponsored Heritage Open Days
— England's biggest and most popular voluntary cultural event —
by producing the Tunbridge Wells Heritage Open Days website and
creating the artwork of banners, posters and leaflets.

Tunbridge Wells Heritage Open Days - banner design by Daniel Bech 2007

For further information in 2010 >> ( )

Woodbury Park Cemetery,
a green oasis located close to the towncentre of Royal Tunbridge Wells,
contains more than 6,000 graves.
In 2007 "Friends of Woodbury Park Cemetery" was set up (with the help of db & kmb).

Friends of Woodbury Park Cemetery - design by Daniel Bech 2007

From 2003 to 2008 the publishers/producers of "Historical and Interesting Views of Tunbridge Wells"
supported the Friends of the Friends of Tunbridge Wells and Rusthall Commons
— Tunbridge Wells' largest green space —
by producing the Friends of the Commons website and
creating the Newsletter Archive "Common Ground"(from 1991).

Friends of Tunbridge Wells and Rusthall Commons - design by Daniel Bech 2005

Mabledon, a 1804 country house, and the beautiful surroundings of Mabledon Park
The Mabledon Project - Concept/Vision: Daniel Bech 2008

Mabledon & Mabledon Park -Katharina Mahler-Bech 2008

Engravings and Postcards for the Prints of the Hoarding of the former Cinema Site/Ritz Buildings — August 2009
Engravings and postcards were selected and provided with the aim to get a different kind of display on the hoarding
surrounding the top grot spot in the town centre of Royal Tunbridge Wells.

Hoarding Prints of the former Cinema/Ritz Buildings, Mount Pleasant and Church Road

Duke of Kent's Visit in Royal Tunbridge Wells on Friday 13 November 2009
HRH Prince Edward, the Duke of Kent, visits Royal Tunbridge Wells to unveil a plaque marking the town's centenary.
In 1909 King Edward VII granted the 'Royal' prefix.

orignally published by on / 1:53RTW Celebration at the Town Hall — originally published by

2010 — Bloom is back in Royal Tunbridge Wells! - Daniel Bech / 2010

For further information and competition entry form in 2010 —

Royal Tunbridge Wells in Bloom - 2003

Tunbridge Wells in Bloom through the ages - published May 2010


"You have many acquaintances,
you have very few friends and
you have only one true partner."

— db/2010

L'amore é nell'animo, e l'animo non muore . . .

'Do well Doubt not' - Royal Tunbridge Wells lamppost restoration 16 June 2010 - daniel bech
Royal Tunbridge Wells' coat of arms:
"Do Well Doubt Not"

A Concert for Daniel

The Concert of the Royal Tunbridge Wells Symphony Orchestra (Roderick Dunk, conductor) on Sunday 6 February 2011, 3pm,
will be "A Concert for Daniel Bech" at the Assembly Hall, Crescent Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells. Royal Tunbridge Wells Symphony OrchestraRoyal Tunbridge Wells Symphony Orchestra Concert

Assembly Hall Theatre Box Office

2016 — Social Media & BLOOM - Daniel Bech / 2010

FACEBOOK Page @RoyalTunbridgeWellsinBloom ... to complement the website updates

Tweets on @RTWinBloom

Following the great success of the Royal Tunbridge Wells in Bloom campaign in 2018
- Gold in "South & Southeast in Bloom" and
Silver Gilt in "Britain in Bloom" in the 'large town' category -
Royal Tunbridge Wells has been selected once more to represent the South and South East region
in the 'large town' category of the RHS Britain in Bloom competition 2019!

Announcement of Award at the Ceremony on Friday 19 October 2018:

Results for 2019: 2 x GOLD
"South & Southeast in Bloom" and "Britain in Bloom"

A year in Royal Tunbridge Wells with BLOOM (KMB/2019)

Record of "Blooming Royal Tunbridge Wells 2020"
(during Coronavirus pandemic)

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