Daily Archives: 23/02/2018

IHBC OPENS Belfast 2018 ‘School’ booking: Secure low-cost ‘early-bird’ places and share heritage, conservation and EYCH 2018 across CPD talks, tours and networks, June 21/22/23! 

The IHBC has opened booking for the next in its celebrated series of Schools – in Belfast on 21-23 June, on ‘Sharing’ – and with our ‘early bird’ fees, bursaries, low-cost residential options and diverse study tours, you can access … Continue reading

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IHBC and COTAC sign Memorandum of Understanding: An MoU to ‘help build capacity across the sector’

Chairs of the IHBC and of COTAC – The Institute of Historic Building Conservation and the Council on Training in Architectural Conservation – signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in London on 21 February 2018, so together they can ‘help … Continue reading

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REMINDER: Last chance on IHBC Marsh Awards: IHBC President urges nominations for 2018 – closing 28 February

IHBC President reminds on nominations for 2018 Marsh Awards – Closing 28 February

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FINAL REMINDER IHBC members with free CPD benefits: Last chance for the LPOC Listed Property Show – 24-25 Feb, London

REMINDER: More benefits for IHBC members – LPOC Property Show’s free IHBC CPD from Bob Kindred and more: drinks; networking; stands etc, 24-5 Feb, London (Book ASAP)

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IHBC responds to HE consultation draft ‘Conservation Principles’ 

The IHBC has submitted its response on the consultation draft from Historic England (HE) on its revised ‘Guidance on Conservation Principles’.

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IHBC HESPR’s top pick up to c.£190M of costed work this week: Am Fasgadh Regeneration Company, Kingussie, seeks design team for project valued at £350K, closing 19/03

The IHBC’s heritage business list, HESPR – the Historic Environment Service Providers Recognition scheme – offers its members weekly ‘News and Tender Alert’ emails, with costed opportunities worth some £190M this week, and the IHBC Director’s current top pick for … Continue reading

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IHBC’s ‘Heritage from the doorstep’: Council report recommending demolition of 26 Dundee flats was ‘seriously misleading’

Dundee’s former housing convener Jimmy Black and West End Community Council leader Peter Menzies are calling for a rethink on plans to demolish a housing block to make way for affordable homes.

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HE’s Planning Bulletin now out, including curtilage guidance launch update 

Historic England (HE) has issued its February Planning Bulletin update, which includes reference to its own newly re-issued note on curtilage, currently under review by the IHBC.

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Cadw’s historic environment online resources: Best practice guidance publications

CADW’s most recent publications and best practice guidance on the sustainable management of the Welsh historic environment are available online: image of Llanfairfechan from Cadw website

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MHCLG consultation on draft regulations for improving the use of planning conditions

The Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government (MHCLG) has published a consultation on draft regulations for improving the use of planning conditions setting out circumstances when a pre-commencement planning condition can be imposed without the written agreement of the … Continue reading

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Report on how Liverpool might save its World Heritage Status 

Liverpool Council, together with government and Historic England, has drafted a Desired State of Conservation Report (DSOCR) which describes the corrective measures Liverpool is proposing to protect the Outstanding Universal Value (OUV) of the site which the city hopes will … Continue reading

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