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IHBC on HES charity and NDPB ‘Corporate Plan’: Being part of the Storify #HEStory

The IHBC has welcomed the launch of the first Corporate Plan for Historic Environment Scotland (HES), covering the period 2016-19 and setting out the vision and direction of the new charity and Non-Departmental Public Body (NDPB), with a contribution to the Storify ‘Be part of the #hesstory! 

Jane Ryder, Chair, Historic Environment Scotland, reported:

‘The plan sets out our vision and mission and our core values: Collaborative; Professional; Innovative; Open and Respectful. It also adopts five, key strategic themes, mirroring  those of Scotland’s first strategy for the historic environment, ‘Our Place in Time’: Lead, Understand, Protect, Value and Perform, explaining what these mean for HES, what we aim to deliver and how we plan to achieve this.
In conjunction with the plan’s launch, we have also rolled-out our new corporate website  and brand. Our new logo reflects our role as custodian of the built heritage and lead body for the historic environment, with the keystone of the arch crucial for the stability of the whole.

We have also produced a new informational video which explains how we will work with the sector to ensure the historic environment is cherished, understood, shared and enjoyed with pride by everyone.

We are looking to the future with ambition and confidence, with our Corporate Plan highlighting how protecting our past will help shape our future.

Working together, we can achieve that ambition for the benefit of Scotland as a whole.’

Get a copy of the plan

Find out more at Storify

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IHBC welcomes THA briefing on heritage and the EU

The IHBC has welcomed the briefing by The Heritage Alliance (THA), on ‘Heritage & the EU: how the EU impacts on our heritage in England’.

THA writes:

Like many umbrella bodies with diverse memberships, The Heritage Alliance is not taking a formal position on the EU Referendum. In advance of the outcome of the vote on 23 June 2016, The Alliance has, however, identified where the impact on our heritage, especially in the event of a Leave vote, deserves forward thinking.

There would be a minimum period after a Leave vote of two years during which time Britain would continue to abide by EU treaties and laws. But this would be a critical negotiating period when the heritage sector and other interests would be pressing the UK/English government for replacement, relaxation or compensatory measures within whatever new relationship was proposed.

Equally, in the event of a Remain vote, the impact of EU regulations and funding on our heritage might also demand renewed advocacy by the Alliance and others.

Areas to be considered range from VAT to state aid and from tourism to the digital economy. A final section brings together some of the comment from other sectors that relate to our heritage – the research community, the environmentalists and the voluntary sector.

See the briefing

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Round three for HLF Skills for the future programme

The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has announced a third round of its Skills for the Future programme, which will offer grants of £100,000 to £750,000 for projects providing paid work-based training placements to meet a skills shortage in the heritage sector and help diversify the workforce.

HLF writes:

Skills for the Future is a grants programme for projects which provide paid work-based training placements to meet a skills shortage in the heritage sector and help diversify the workforce. Grants will be from £100,000 to £750,000.

In two previous rounds, in 2010 and 2014, HLF awarded grants to 93 projects, investing £47m across the UK. To date, 40 projects have completed, over 1,700 trainees have been recruited and 1,300 of those have finished their placement.

On 24 June 2016, HLF will publish guidance and forms on our website when the programme opens to applications. There will be a two-round application process, with 29 September the deadline for first round applications.

See a list of recipients and more background

Pre-application workshops will be held through June and July across the UK, register HERE 

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New Ministerial responsibilities for Wales from May 2016

Delegation of responsibilities to the new Ministers in Wales includes both continuity and change, as Ken Skates takes the historic environment as Cabinet Secretary for Economy & Infrastructure, while planning comes under Lesley Griffiths,  as Cabinet Secretary for Environment & Rural Affairs, and housing falls to Carl Sargeant as Secretary for Communities and Children.

In addition, Mr Skates will retain responsibility for culture and tourism, which he held as a deputy minister in the last administration.  As Skates saw the Historic Environment Bill through the Assembly this brings welcome continuity. He also takes responsibility for Lottery expenditure.  A list of his responsibilities includes:

  • The provision of support and advice to assist the establishment, growth, modernisation or development of business in Wales;
  • The promotion of Wales as a location for business and investment;
  • The promotion of Welsh exports;
  • Entrepreneurship, enterprise and business information;
  • Finance Wales;
  • Social enterprise and the social economy;
  • Management of property assets held with the Economy Development portfolio and supporting the delivery of property infrastructure (sites and premises);
  • National Infrastructure Commission;
  • Transport policy
  • Funding and administration of programmes to Local Authorities and other bodies designed to deliver a range of transport schemes and services;
  • Ports policy;
  • Tourism in and to Wales, including the marketing and promotion of Wales as a tourist destination and regulation of the tourism industry;
  • National strategy and policy for the historic environment in Wales;
  • National strategy and policy for culture in Wales;
  • National Botanic Garden of Wales;
  • Creative Wales;
  • Non-devolved cultural property legislation and tax relief schemes;
  • Oversight of the distribution of Lottery funding within Wales.

Lesley Griffiths, meanwhile, assumes the planning portfolio with oversight and implementation of the Planning Acts and all aspects of planning policy and the determination of called-in planning applications and appeals.   In seeing The Planning (Wales) Act through she takes on the work of her predecessor, Carl Sergeant.  Griffiths’ responsibilities include:

  • National strategy and policy for Natural Resources Management
  • Cross-cutting measures of mitigation and adaptation in relation to climate change
  • Sustainable resource and waste management in Wales;
  • Energy policy;
  • Access to the countryside
  • Biodiversity policy
  • Forestry policy and legislation
  • Inland, coastal and sea fisheries
  • Marine and fresh water planning, biodiversity, conservation and licensing;
  • Oversight and implementation of the Planning Acts and all aspects of planning policy and the determination of called-in planning applications and appeals;
  • Planning gain – Section 106 Agreements contained in the Town and Country Planning Act1990;
  • Developments of National Significance: determination of planning applications and connected consents;
  • All aspects of Building Regulations;
  • Wales Spatial Plan and the National Development Framework;
  • Strategic lead on allotments and urban green infrastructure;
  • Local Environment Quality, including litter, fly-tipping, noise policy and regulation;
  • The Rural Development Programme;
  • Common Agricultural Policy Direct Payments and responsibility for cross-compliance;
  • Agriculture sector development, including wages and skills;
  • Developing agri-food sector, associated supply chains, promotion and marketing of food and drink from Wales;
  • Animal health and welfare;

Carl Sargeant, who was formerly Natural Resources Minister, now takes responsibility for housing and for communities as Communities and Children Secretary.  His portfolio includes:

  • Children’s and young people’s rights and entitlements,
  • Communities First;
  • Regeneration, including Strategic Regeneration Areas; legacy regeneration; and provision of sites and premises, derelict land and environmental improvements relating to regeneration;
  • The housing and housing-related activities of Local Authorities and housing associations
  • The Voluntary Sector and Volunteering.

See a full list of Cabinet appointments

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BEFS on ministerial appointments in Scotland for 2016-17

Built Environment Forum Scotland (BEFS) has offered its review ministerial appointments in Scotland following the First Minister’s announcement of her new Cabinet Secretaries for the 2016-17 sitting of the Scottish Parliament, as the historic environment remains with Fiona Hyslop within the Culture, Tourism and External Affairs portfolio.

The Planning portfolio is lodged with Angela Constance within Communities, Social Security and Equalities.  BEFS has written to Ms Hyslop and Ms Constance to ask for a meeting and over the next few months intend to contact all MSPs elected in May.

BEFS writes:

‘Ms Hyslop has held the historic environment within her remit for over 6 years, since December 2009, outstripping all her predecessors by far. Patricia Fergusson held it for the second longest at just under 2 1/2 years. There can be no denying that Ms Hyslop knows the heritage landscape well and not only do we look forward to working with her and the Culture and Historic Environment Division, we are very interested to find out how the SNP Manifesto commitments for the historic environment will be delivered. 

Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs: Fiona Hyslop MSP
Culture and the arts, Broadcasting, Architecture, Built Heritage, National identity, Cross government co-ordination on bringing major events to Scotland, National records, Fair trade, Tourism, International development, Cross-government co-ordination on European Union and international relations, Scottish diaspora.

The SNP Manifesto committed to: ‘2017 is our Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology and we will work with Historic Environment Scotland and partners to create a long-term Infrastructure Investment Plan for restoring, enhancing and conserving our built heritage environment. We will support Historic Environment Scotland, as it takes forward the nation’s first Historic Environment Strategy.’

Tourism has been added to this portfolio which is timely given the opportunity 2017 presents the heritage sector. The long-term Infrastructure Investment Plan for restoring, enhancing and conserving our built heritage environment should be welcome news and an area we are currently seeking detail on. It also appears to fall within the remit of the Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs and Fair Work, Keith Brown MSP. 

Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Constitution: Derek Mackay MSP
Scottish Budget, Fiscal policy, Taxation, Budgetary monitoring and reporting, Scottish Public Finances and their sustainability, Public sector pay and pensions, Scottish Futures Trust, Efficient government, Public Bodies Policy, National Performance Framework, Registers of Scotland, Government procurement, Digital Public Services, Constitution.

The work of the Scottish Futures Trust in analysing the assets of public bodies and advising on their disposal and/or redevelopment is of relevance to communities of interest and place. BEFS is currently working on a recommendation on the National Performance Framework with the Measuring Success Working Group but we understand there may be a more systemic review of Scotland Performs in this parliament. No doubt the Forum will wish to see the historic environment retained within the Framework.   

Cabinet Secretary for Communities, Social Security and Equalities: Angela Constance MSP
Welfare policy, Community empowerment, Devolution to Communities and Reform of Local Government, Equalities, Religious and faith organisations, Protection and development of Social and Human Rights, Third sector and social economy, Democratic renewal, Local government, Housing, Homelessness, Community planning, Planning, Business improvement districts, Town centres, Building standards, Social security, Implementation of new powers, Measures against poverty, Disabilities, Older people.

View the complete list of appointments in Scotland for the coming term

See the BEFS report and further details

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Delisting of Hepworth’s Epidauros II at St Ives: it’s a chattel, not a building!

Historic England (HE) notes that, while the strong artistic and historic significance of Barbara Hepworth’s Epidauros II, an important rounded, pierced bronze sculpture overlooking the sea in her hometown, St. Ives, was recognised when it was listed in 1998, a recent enquiry about the legal status of the sculpture prompted a review of its listing status.

HE writes:

Although the position for the Epidauros sculpture was carefully considered when it was placed in its present location by Hepworth herself, it was placed there on loan. As such it must be considered a chattel, and not a building in law, and it is therefore ineligible for listing. While no documentation survives from when it was listed, beyond the National Heritage List entry, we think it is most likely the case that the sculpture was listed in the mistaken assumption that it was a permanent fixture.

DCMS has now decided, on the advice of Historic England, to remove the Epidauros sculpture from the National Heritage List for England.

Sophie Bowness on behalf of the Hepworth Estate, said: ‘We are absolutely committed to keeping ‘Epidauros’ in the beautiful site overlooking St Ives that Hepworth chose for it in 1973. De-listing will enable us to offer the sculpture to the nation through the Acceptance in Lieu system. If accepted, ‘Epidauros’ would remain in perpetuity in this historic site.’

‘The delisting does not mean that we think that the sculpture lacks artistic importance, and it of course retains its intrinsic interest. If in the future the ownership situation changes, then it could be reassessed for listing

Sculptures on loan may not be capable of being listed under the 1990 Act.’

If you are aware of a listed sculpture that is on loan then please bring it to the attention of Historic England by emailing designation@HistoricEngland.org.uk so we can review its listing.

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Matched crowdfunding pilot tender from HLF, DCMS etc.

Arts Council England, the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF), Nesta and DCMS are commissioning a crowdfunding platform to develop a match fund, to be hosted on a pre-existing platform, in order to experiment with match funding models in the arts and heritage sectors, with an invitation to tender is currently out with a deadline of 7 June.

The programme will seek to generate impact through selecting and financially supporting a number of arts and heritage projects. Through this process it will also develop insight into how these sectors can best engage with crowdfunding platforms and processes in the future, developing capacity within this field, along with understanding the profile and motivations of donors.

It will be used to develop evidence and recommendations on how crowdfunding can be used by public bodies to achieve impact and support their respective sectors in the best ways possible.

An invitation to tender is currently out with a deadline of 7 June 2016

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Clark blocks green belt solar farms for harm to visual amenity and LB settings

The Communities Secretary dismisses appeals for two solar farms, in Worcestershire and Essex, as neither demonstrated the very special circumstances needed to justify development in the green belts and would harm the landscape character, visual amenity and setting of Listed Buildings (LBs).

The Planning Portal writes:

‘Communities Secretary Greg Clark has dismissed appeals for two separate solar farms, each proposed for green belt locations, one in Worcestershire and the other in Essex. In both cases the planning inspectors who held the recovered appeal inquires had recommended that the projects should be refused.

The Worcestershire project involved an 8.9 megawatt solar farm scheme on a single site straddling the boundary between Wychavon District Council and Bromsgrove District Council. Both planning authorities had rejected the project.

In his decision letter Greg stressed that the project represented inappropriate development in the green belt which would cause ‘harm to the landscape character and visual amenities of the area and to the setting and significance of listed buildings’.

He concluded that the very special circumstances needed to justify the development in the green belt had not been demonstrated.

In respect of the other scheme, a five megawatt solar power facility proposed for a farm at Hutton, Essex refused by Brentwood Borough Council, the Secretary of State placed substantial weight on the ‘harm that would arise to the green belt by way of inappropriateness, loss of openness and the encroachment into the countryside’.

Clark, again, concluded that the very special circumstances necessary to justify the development in green belt did not exist.

View the recovered appeal: Rectory Farm, Rectory Lane Upton Warren, Worcestershire

View the recovered appeal: Havering Grove Farm, 552A Rayleigh Road, Hutton, Essex

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One of Churchill’s Secret Wireless Stations scheduled

A Second World War underground wireless station in Norwich, which was part of a secret communications network set up in 1940 by Churchill in response to the increasing threat of German invasion, has been protected as a scheduled monument by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport on the advice of Historic England.

Historic England reports:

Discovered in 2012 by a retired groundsman in the gardens of a Norwich country house, this wireless station, also known as an IN-Station or Zero Station, is thought to be one of just 32 built in England during the Second World War.

This is one of the most intact examples discovered so far, complete with a fake bookcase to conceal the wireless room and an escape tunnel.

In July 1944 3,500 civilians had been trained and over 125 civilian-run OUT-Stations had been established, often hidden in dugouts or behind dummy walls in houses. In this same month the ‘Special Duties’ branch was closed down, equipment stripped from the stations and their entrances hidden.

Details about their locations and construction were kept secret and very little documentation of the stations exists. Information was protected in case they should be needed again in the future.

Historic England is asking the public to come forward with information about family members who were trained to be a civilian spies, or any clues as to where the remaining 20 IN-stations lay hidden.’

If anyone has any information they can get in touch by emailing communications@HistoricEngland.org.uk

The full HE report

The Coleshill Auxiliary Research Team’s report on the IN-Station when it was discovered

The full entry on the National Heritage List

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IHBC, Place Alliance and other key BE bodies push ‘stand out’ recommendations from ‘Building Better Places’ to SOS for CLG

Building Better PlacesIn advance of the Government’s response to the House Of Lords Select Committee paper ‘Building Better Places’, key Built Environment (BE) organisations and members of the Place Alliance, including the IHBC, have written to Greg Clark, Secretary of State (SOS) for Communities and Local Government (CLG), calling for a focus on its ‘stand out’ recommendations.

As well as the IHBC, signatories to the Place Alliance initiative include the Academy of Urbanism, Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation, Design Council-CABE, Landscape Institute, Royal Institute of British Architects, Royal Town Planning Institute and the Urban Design Group, while headline priorities include:

  • Appoint a Chief Built Environment
  • Establishing a high level architecture and place policy
  • Promoting the health and well-being impacts
  • Adoption of Manual for Streets
  • National Infrastructure Commission publicising local design impacts and local engagement
  • Using Design Review for major developments
  • New ‘Permission in principle’ should give due regard to design quality and place-making
  • Encourage joint spatial frameworks and cross-boundary cooperation on ‘larger than local’ planning.

Professor Matthew Carmona, Chair of Place Alliance said: ‘This coming together of key institutes and organisations from the across the built environment sector sends a powerful message to Government that, first, more needs to be done to demonstrate the national commitment to place quality, and second, whilst we may not all agree on every detail in the House of Lords Select Committee’s report, the main thrust of its recommendations should be taken seriously by Government and especially the eight we highlight’.

‘Collectively the organisations also offer to play a role in helping the Government to consider the report.’

Place Alliance writes:

‘Building Better Places’ was issued on 19 February 2016 (HL Paper 100) by the House of Lords Select Committee on National Policy for the Built Environment.  The Committee was appointed ‘to consider the development and implementation of national policy for the built environment, and to make recommendations’.  The resulting report is the first to be issued by this new Select Committee, and contains over sixty conclusions and recommendations.

The recommendations singled out by the organisations as particularly important are (following their order in the report):

  • Appoint a Chief Built Environment Advisor within government to help co-ordinate policy, to act as a champion for design and to promote good practice beyond government [Paragraph 84]
  • Establishing a high level architecture and place policy for England [Para 89]
  • Promoting the health and well-being impacts of the built environment in a more integrated way across local authorities [Para 99]
  • Encouraging the adoption of Manual for Streets by highways authorities [Paragraph 110]
  • The National Infrastructure Commission should publicise its approach to local design impacts and local engagement [Para 123]
  • Incentivising decision makers to more systematically use Design Review for major developments [Para 130]
  • The new process of Permission in principle should give due regard to design quality and the key components of place-making [Para 148]
  • Giving further encouragement to joint spatial frameworks and cross-boundary cooperation on ‘larger than local’ planning [Para 413] 

The Place Alliance is a movement which emerged following the Farrell Review of architecture and the built environment (2014).  It brings together organisations and individuals who share a belief that the quality of our built environment has a profound influence on people’s lives.’ 

For further information please contact placealliance@ucl.ac.uk

Twitter: @PlaceAllianceUK

www.placealliance.org.uk

16 May 2016 Place Alliance Press Release

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Reminder – IHBC seeks consultations consultant: Closing 6 June!

The Institute of Historic Building Conservation (IHBC) is commissioning consultancy services to carry out its current consultation function with submissions to be received by email before 5pm on Monday 6 June

To find out more about this opportunity see below:

IHBC seeks consultations consultant: Closing 6 June!

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IHBC welcomes HE archaeology capacity research, and looks forward to conservation equivalents for IHBC’s 2017 School

The IHBC has welcomed the research recently released by Historic England into the impact of infrastructure works on archaeology capacity, and looks forward to comparable informed research into conservation impacts, noting that the IHBC’s 2017 School offers a perfect platform for their progress.

John Preston, IHBC Policy Committee Vice Chair and former Education Secretary said: ‘The IHBC welcomes this detailed investigation of the impacts of infrastructure work on archaeological capacity, while we also look forward to contributing to discussions when HE undertakes its investigation into the implications of these current and prospective infrastructure works for historic and built environment conservation specialists and professions.’

‘Indeed the IHBC’s 2017 Annual School in Manchester will take ‘Infrastructure’ as its theme, so hopefully Historic England, as a consistent supporter of our annual conferences, will look to that as the perfect forum to progress any queries or conclusions it may have helped progress on the key issue for many professionals, practitioners, and communities in the heritage sector: integrating conservation capacity and skills into infrastructure works!’

See more on the IHBC’s Schools

See the report 

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IHBC members with benefits: 25% discounts on ‘Changing Churches’ by IHBC member Charles Mynors

A 25% discount is offered to IHBC members on any pre-order and post-publication on-line purchases of this much-needed guide by IHBC member Charles Mynors on the complex legal and practical processes to consider when carrying out works to churches, due out on 2 June 2016 and retailing at £40.

Bloomsbury Continuum explain:

‘This book de-mystifies the whole process of carrying out works to churches. It explains what consents are needed; how they can be applied for; and on what basis applications are decided. The author explores many of the detailed issues that may arise in practice – whether the proposal is to move a shelf in the vestry or to embark on a major refurbishment of the whole church. Topics covered include heating, lighting, access for the less mobile, toilets, kitchens, security, storage, repairs and maintenance. The impact of change on the congregation is considered, as well as the particular problems that may arise where new facilities or new uses are introduced. This indispensable guide highlights issues to consider when contemplating changes and helps the reader to navigate the complex legal and practical processes involved in carrying out works to churches and churchyards.’

IHBC members should go to the website bloomsbury.com and enter the code CHURCHESIHBC at the checkout to receive 25% off Changing Churches

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Queen’s speech promises Neighbourhood Planning and Infrastructure Bill… & 1m homes while protecting the Green Belt

Twenty-one new bills have been announced in the Queen’s Speech, on 18 May, including legislation to help simplify planning rules and support the government’s ambition to ‘deliver one million new homes, whilst protecting those areas that we value most including the Green Belt’, with a ‘Neighbourhood Planning and Infrastructure Bill’ that will ‘reform planning and give local communities more power and control to shape their own area so that we build more houses and give everyone who works hard the chance to buy their own home.’

Among the Bill’s main elements include framing Planning Conditions as followings (pp.19-20):

  • To ensure that pre-commencement planning conditions are only imposed by local planning authorities where they are absolutely necessary.
  • Excessive pre-commencement planning conditions can slow down or stop the construction of homes after they have been given planning permission.
  • The new legislation would tackle the overuse, and in some cases, misuse of certain planning conditions, and thereby ensure that development, including new housing, can get underway without unnecessary delay.’

The Planning Portal writes:

The government this week promised a neighbourhood planning and infrastructure bill, one of 21 in the upcoming legislative programme set out in Wednesday’s Queen’s Speech.

This bill will support the government’s ambition to ‘deliver one million new homes, whilst protecting those areas that we value most including the Green Belt’.

Promised measures include moves to strengthen neighbourhood planning and action to tackle the use (and over-use) of planning conditions.

See the THA briefing

Read more at Planning Portal

See the speech

See the transcript

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NHTG-HLF bursary training opportunities: Site-based schemes

The National Heritage Training Group (NHTG) has been awarded £779,200 funding by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to provide high quality, work-based training and skills development opportunities to equip people for a career in the built heritage sector, with the bursaries organised across the country by regional heritage coordinators.

NHTG writes:

The National Heritage Training Group’s (NHTG) bursary scheme is all about finding passionate, enthusiastic and dedicated people to be trained to work on England’s traditional buildings.  Overall, there will be 30 variable-length educational bursaries offered, working on live heritage sites across England.

Training and live site-based work experience is the largest element of this Project. Opportunities will include:

  • 30 variable-length traditional building craft skills bursary placements
  • 100 delegates attending a 2 day course to achieve the Level 3 Unit Award in Understanding Repair and Maintenance of Traditional Pre-1919 Buildings
  • 10 Heritage Specialist Apprenticeships
  • 20 Level 3 NVQ Diplomas in Heritage Skills
  • 10 Mentors to train enabling them to pass on their skills and knowledge to develop the abilities of less experienced trades people.

The placements are each of 6 or 12 months, with imminent and differing closing dates, and include:

  • a specialist Historic Building Conservation company, 12-month placement with Carrek Ltd based on historic projects in the South West of England.. Application closing date: 27/05/16.
  • a Historic Building Conservation company 12-month placement with Oxford Lime Mortar Ltd specialising in lime mortars and associated materials working on historic projects within a 30mile radius of Oxford. Application closing date: 27/05/16.
  • a 12 month placement with a specialist Historic Building Conservation company, McCurdy & Co Ltd based on historic projects in the South of England. Application closing date: 20/06/16.
  • a 6-month placement to learn Pargeting (lime plaster modelling) and many other built heritage skills, working with Anna Kettle Design, an experienced Pargeter and historic building conservation specialist practitioner. The placement will be based at a 17th Century timber frame farmhouse near Bedford, in the South of England. Application closing date: 21/06/16

If you are interested to offer a placement with your specialist heritage building company or in undertaking a training placement, for more information about the scheme please contact:

Graham Lee, National Project Manager,

Tel: 07971 655692 Email: graham.lee@thebcc.ac.uk

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