Daily Archives: 10/05/2017

IHBC on CPD and much more for RICS Journal readers: ‘Talk to people’ and use the tools

IHBC Director Seán O’Reilly has written an opinion piece for the new RICS Building Conservation Journal on Continuing Professional Development (CPD), in which he observes that some of the best CPD comes from talking to people who have contrasting views … Continue reading

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IHBC joins America’s SAH in Glasgow, 7-11 June: ‘…first SAH outside USA in 40 years’

The IHBC will host a stand at the 70th Annual International Conference of The Society of Architectural Historians (SAH), from 7-11 June, at various locations around and beyond Glasgow, in this notable historic event, ‘the first time that SAH has … Continue reading

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CPD boost in advance of IHBC’s 2017 School? Look again at Context on 2016’s Saturday tours

The Saturday tours visited different sites in and around Worcester – from the Jewellery Quarter and Dudley Castle to Malvern station and the King’s School, and in anticipation of our 2017 School on ‘Historic Transport Infrastructure’, you can remind or … Continue reading

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Adopt a Canal: with the Canal and Rivers Trust

The Canal and Rivers Trust is seeking groups to look after stretches of waterway across England and Wales.

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THA ‘Brexit Briefing’ update: 10-Year European funding provided c.£280m for heritage linked agri-environment schemes etc.

The Heritage Alliance (THA), England’s link body for heritage organisations, has produced a ‘Brexit briefing’ which has been updated to highlight how in the past 10 years the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development, including LEADER, has provided England with … Continue reading

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GI Parnham House fire update: Experts assesses damage

Experts have been assessing the damage at Parnham House, a Grade I (GI) 16th Century listed stately home near Beaminster which was gutted in a suspicious fire on Easter Sunday, with the Dorset Echo reporting locally on progress.

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Architects see confidence levels rise in March ‘Future trends’ survey

The Royal Institute of British Architects’ (RIBA) monthly ‘Future Trends’ workload index gained strength in March 2017 – rising to +22 from +16 in February 2017.

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Bath Preservation Trust issues guidance for local LB owners

Bath Preservation Trust has launched a new publication giving guidance to owners on how to make changes to Listed Buildings (LBs) in Bath.

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English Heritage invests £1M to preserve Hurst Castle

Conservation has started to restore Hurst Castle in Hampshire that was used up until the Second World War.

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