The launch of the project took place on Friday 11 March 2005 at Badsey First School. Talks were given by Maureen Spinks of the Badsey Society and by Victoria Bryant and Maggi Noke of Worcestershire Historic Environment & Archaeological Service. The newly arrived vicar, Richard Court unveiled the Badsey map. The Aldington map was unveiled by Robin Whittaker of the Worcestershire Record Office. Here is a report on the project launch.