163 – March 2020
Ireland

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ARTHUR PARKINSON – The development of Irish building conservation

CHARLES DUGGAN – The making of the 14 Henrietta Street Museum

ALISTAIR ROWAN – The origins of the Buildings of Ireland

FREDERICK O’DWYER – To restore or to repair?

JOHN GRABY and ROBIN MANDAL – The RIAI’s role in conservation

IRENIE McLOUGHLIN – The evolving architectural conservation officer

JACQUI DONNELLY – Ireland’s climate change sectoral adaptation plan

 

CLAIRE BRADY – A heritage partnership agreement for King’s Cross Station

HELEN THOMAS – Walled kitchen gardens of the Isle of Wight

HARRIET BELL – Participation, heritage and a local plan

162 – November 2019
Learning from New Towns

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Editorial – Learning from new towns

Post-war new towns in Germany – MICHAEL ASSELMEYER

Socialist realism in a post-war Czechoslovak new town – ANDREW McCLELLAND

The complex heritage of French new towns – FRÉDÉRIC THEULÉ, translated by CALLUM WALKER

Saving new town heritage – BOB COLENUTT and SABINE COADY SCHAEBITZ

The return of garden towns and garden villages – KATIE PARSONS

Harlow and its civic society – TONY EVANS

Capturing the significance of a designed city – SIMON PEART

 

Lewes Neighbourhood Plan: radical and ambitious – MICHAEL SCAMMELL

Controversy at the Commandery and other tales – TEGAN CORNAH, TIM CORNAH, EMILY HATHAWAY and SHEENA PAYNE LUNN

Historic steel-framed windows – SOPHIE GODFRAIND

161 – September 2019
IHBC Annual School, Nottingham

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IHBC Annual School Nottingham

Heritage, risk and resilience: confronting conservation calamities

Editorial – What we learned in Nottingham

Thursday Tours

Friday Day School:

Recovery and disaster management
Keynote speaker – Zaki Aslan

SESSION 1: FIRE
Fire and emergency – Steve Emery

Reconstructing the Mackintosh – Liz Davidson

SESSION 2: STRUCTURAL FAILURE AND HERITAGE AT RISK
The art of the possible – Ed Morton

Getting close to Victoria Mills – Gez Pegram

Heritage at risk: who cares? – Ben Robinson

SESSION 3: SECURITY, DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY AND LEGAL ISSUES
The crime and terrorism risk – Stephen Armson-Smith

Digital against disaster – Lyn Wilson

The legal consequences of destroying heritage assets – Charles Mynors

Heritage assets in disrepair: the legal powers – Nigel Hewitson

SESSION 4: FLOODING
Flood risk and resilience – James Innerdale

Flooding: recovery and improvement – Helen Brownlie

Phoenix at Stoke Rochford Hall – David Cattell

Saturday Tours

IHBC Gus Astley Student Awards and IHBC Marsh Awards

ANTHONY CLARKE – The iron roof at the Albert Dock

JOHN EDWARDS – New standard for retrofitting UK homes

JEREMY PRESCOTT – War memorials: sacrifice and remembrance

160 – July 2019
Remembering the Second World War

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SECOND WORLD WAR

159 – May 2019
Building services

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Hidden Worlds – Building Services

HUGH GRIFFITHS – Servicing an 18th-century skyscraper

NICK HILL – Authenticity? Leave it alone

KENT WOODS – Civil engineering and the health of a Victorian town

RHYS BROOKES -Historic lighting in Bath’s public realm

LOUISE PRIESTMAN – Servicing Durham Cathedral’s Open Treasure project

CHRISTINA SINCLAIR, REBECCA STONE and TOM WATERSON – Respecting Waterhouse

MALCOLM AIRS – Creative thinking in a neighbourhood plan

SABINE COADY SCHÄBITZ – Can the heritage of Europe help to integrate the UK?

DAVID GARRARD – Bricks and mortar, flesh and blood

CHRIS MAYES – The complexities of designed historic landscapes

NICK CORBETT – AWN Pugin: making Britain gothic (part II)