Daily Archives: 06/01/2012

IHBC’s new concessionary rate: Salary under £17,500? Pay just £51! So join now for 2012-13…

The IHBC’s concessionary rate for 2012-13 has been revised to respond to current economic pressures on the sector, so members with a salary below £17,500 can now access membership benefits for just £51 in 2012-13.   The new rates represent … Continue reading

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IHBC’s Linkedin group approaches 1000

IHBC members and others are encouraged to join the IHBC’s Linkedin group as it now approaches 1000 members, while a special welcome will be offered to our 1000th member – subject to their agreement!   The Group is ‘owned’ by … Continue reading

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IHBC consultations update: 2 new responses

The IHBC has submitted responses to two consultations in December – both in the form of questionnaires – the CLG consultation on Community Infrastructure Levy, and the Property Factors (Scotland) Act, from the Scottish Government.   In Scotland the Branch … Continue reading

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Willetts launches Research Council impact reports

Universities and Science Minister David Willetts has released a series of reports on the impact of Research Council funding during a speech at Policy Exchange, including a report from Research Councils UK and individual reports from the seven individual Research … Continue reading

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Country Houses Foundation: Update

  The Country Houses Foundation, a charitable grant giving foundation supporting the preservation of buildings of historic or architectural significance together with their gardens and grounds, for the public benefit, has provided an update on its work in a recent … Continue reading

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Heritage Champions new welcome pack

English Heritage has circulated an updated welcome pack for Heritage Champions across England.   Owain Lloyd-James of English Heritage writes: ‘Today I sent an email to all Heritage Champions informing them of the production of the new Heritage Champions Welcome … Continue reading

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NI FOE report highlights confidence crisis in planning system

A Friends of the Earth (FOE) report into the planning system from Queen’s University Belfast has revealed a crisis of confidence as it reveals that some four-fifths of Northern Irish residents believe that the planning system serves the people of … Continue reading

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HS’s HER/SMR strategy progress

Historic Scotland (HS) has commenced the stage 1 consultation on developing Historic Environment Records (HERs) following the report recommendations by Dr Stephen Carter, who identified a potential strategy for the development of Historic Environment Records (HERs) in Scotland over 10 … Continue reading

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