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- REMINDER – Gus Astley Student Award closing soon! 18/07/2017
- IHBC’s Context: Nos 21 to 44 online – From British Standard’s pre-history to early ‘themed’ issues: Historic paints and decorative features.. with added curtilage for spice 18/07/2017
- IHBC CPD boost: HES on Saving Craigmillar’s Art Deco heritage 18/07/2017
- Stone carving tutor Nina Bilbey awarded Prince Philip Medal 18/07/2017
- Research Council PhD Policy Internships Scheme: Call closing August 10 18/07/2017
- Hungerford TC unanimously votes to begin judicial review process in the High Court over AONB 18/07/2017
- Join the conversation on how culture and digital technology can work better together 18/07/2017
- Infrastructure systems for a better world: apply for funding from innovate UK 18/07/2017
- Saving Wales’s closed chapels and churches for future generations? WalesOnline on Carmarthen… 18/07/2017
- Telegraph Opinion: ‘Could Liverpool lose its World Heritage status – and would it even matter?’ 18/07/2017
- Students rewarded: Only 2 weeks left to win £500 and a free place in IHBC’s 2018 Annual School as Student Award closes 31 July – ‘Just send us your coursework, online and on time’! 14/07/2017
- IHBC welcomes Scotland’s new postgraduate building conservation course: HES at Stirling’s Engine Shed, including 4 FT bursaries! 14/07/2017
- HESPR’s top pick of the week: Heritage assessment and proposals, Bridge End Gardens, Saffron Walden, £5000, closing 30 July 14/07/2017
- Lake District inscribed as 31st UK World Heritage Site 14/07/2017
- BEFS on the ‘Built Environment’ at Edinburgh’s International Book Festival 14/07/2017
- AHRC: Transforming research in UK’s world-class cultural and heritage sectors 14/07/2017
- CPRE: More Green Belt being lost for housing without tackling the crisis – 70% remains ‘unaffordable’ 14/07/2017
- Cadw on economic values of Wales’ heritage: £963m & 40,500 jobs 14/07/2017
- ‘Church Tourism Week’ takes place nationwide this month! 14/07/2017
- CIC launches survey on future professionals from all disciplines 14/07/2017
- Civic Voice shortlists schemes for 2017 Design Awards: Headlines that HE is not a growth barrier 14/07/2017
- Opinion: Liverpool mayor says it is caring for its heritage buildings 14/07/2017
- IHBC welcomes CIOB Building Conservation Certification Scheme 11/07/2017
- IHBC’s ‘tender rating’ feedback opportunity for HESPR members 11/07/2017
- IHBC CPD Boosts from the US: CPD Forum Webinar Series – Preserving and Supporting Businesses in Historic Neighborhoods 11/07/2017
Daily Archives: 11/07/2017
The IHBC has welcomed the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) Building Conservation Certification Scheme, developed following increased demand for certified conservation specialists across its membership and beyond.
The IHBC is trialling a feedback rating system on the tender advertisements it circulates weekly to IHBC’s HESPR members – commercial practices subscribing to the IHBC’s quality assurance for service providers – to make sure that this innovative service is … Continue reading
IHBC CPD Boosts from the US: CPD Forum Webinar Series – Preserving and Supporting Businesses in Historic Neighborhoods
IHBC members may be interested in boosting CPD through the US Preservation Leadership Forum’s Webinar Series, the most recent of which is themed on: Preserving and Supporting Businesses in Historic Neighborhoods (free: registration required).
The proceedings of the Second International Conference on Energy Efficiency and Comfort in Historic Buildings (EECHB 2016), referred to in IHBC’s recent ‘Green Retrofit’ issue of Context, are available to download.
IHBC and more recognised for advisory roles in THA‘s responses summary to Heritage 2020 consultation
The Heritage Alliance (THA) has released the responses summary to its 2016 consultation on Heritage 2020, with bodies such as the IHBC and the Heritage Trust Network especially recognised for their information and advisory services.
EH’s first virtual reality experience: St. Augustine’s Abbey, Canterbury, brought to life through virtual reality tour
English Heritage has launched its first virtual reality experience as part of a four-year collaboration with postgraduate students at the University of Kent as visitors to Canterbury’s St Augustine’s Abbey ‘will be able to experience medieval England in virtual reality.’
Over £3.8 million in National Lottery funds has been shared by almost 500 groups across Scotland. The windfall means grassroots groups delivering everything from wheelchair football to after-school holiday clubs and drama workshops to hip-hop dance sessions now get the … Continue reading
Three lighthouses on Rathlin Island in Northern Ireland (NI) have been designated as listed buildings while a famous WWI shipwreck has been named as an historic monument.
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is to become the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DDCMS).
Framlingham Castle has reopens its doors after a £1.2 million investment and conservation project, allowing visitors to uncover the 900-year-old story of the site.
War memorial to commemorate the 18 children of Upper North Street School in Poplar, East London, who were killed in a German air raid on 13 June 1917, 100 year ago, has been upgraded to Grade II* on Historic England … Continue reading