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- Heritage Collective welcomed by IHBC as Brighton’s 2020 School ‘Principal Sponsor’: More looking ahead to ‘OLD TOWNS : NEW FUTURES’ with #IHBCBrighton2020! 08/11/2019
- More looking ahead to #IHBCBrighton2020 and ‘OLD TOWNS : NEW FUTURES’: High Streets emergency declared by DCN – New retail planning applications halve in five years 08/11/2019
- IHBC’s HESPR pick from £795K+ costed opportunities this week: BPT seeks team to transform church into community centre of environmental awareness, valued £555K, closing 25/11 08/11/2019
- IHBC’s ‘Heritage from the doorstep’: Melton’s controversial ‘cheese wedge’ homes plan given go-ahead despite local objections 08/11/2019
- IHBC’s foresight in Context: Ireland’s Built and Archaeological Heritage sectoral ‘Climate Change Adaptation Plans’ out – will feature in future ‘Ireland’ issue 08/11/2019
- ‘Pocket Parks’ funding update: Invitations for communities to transform unloved, neglected or derelict areas into new green spaces in England 08/11/2019
- Dame Judith Hackitt named as government adviser on the new Building Safety Regulator 08/11/2019
- Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government : On ‘building good lives’ with design codes… and the new heritage conservation programme! 08/11/2019
- Applications now open for the Sustainability Scholarship for 2020: Closing 29/11 08/11/2019
- Government investment backs museums of the future: Treasures in our homes – ‘digital-wise’ 08/11/2019
- Applications now open for the Sir Ian Dixon Scholarship for 2020, closing 29/11 08/11/2019
- Homage to Italian Job film, 50 years on, celebrating its half century this year 08/11/2019
- IHBC seeks examples of curtilage farm buildings potentially affected by interpretation of the ‘Jews Farm’ (‘Egerton v Taunton Deane’) case: ASAP encouraged, and closing 29/11 05/11/2019
- IHBC’s Past President David Lovie receives AHI Award on behalf of local civic group for IHBC-supported ‘Some Alnwick Heritage Heroes’ 05/11/2019
- IHBC Context feature on HE’s Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings reaches 10K+ construction-development sector users via DBW‘s Newsletter: See our Conservation Wiki for lots more! 05/11/2019
- Scotland’s new guide to help manage climate change risk to historic sites 05/11/2019
- Queensbury tunnel cycle: Government asked to save plans 05/11/2019
- Irish State faces further legal challenge in Europe on proposed liquefied natural gas facility due to SEA and consultation duties 05/11/2019
- Planning Awards 2020 now open for entries 05/11/2019
- City & Guilds awarded contract to deliver Construction T Level qualifications 05/11/2019
- IHBC’s IMHO signpost: US City Planner makes case for rethinking ‘tow hall’ public consultation 05/11/2019
- HE’s Advice Note on ‘Statements of Heritage Significance’ now out, but maintains ambiguity over practice standards 01/11/2019
- IHBC commends SLCT/HE ‘Connecting People and Places’ project outcomes 01/11/2019
- IHBC’s HESPR pick from £900K+ costed opportunities this week: Gallery opportunity in sensitive historic setting, valued £200K, closing 22/11 01/11/2019
- IHBC’s ‘Heritage from the doorstep’: Demolition starts on a Stoke GII* listed potbank – Motorists beware! 01/11/2019
Daily Archives: 03/09/2019
Autumn brings a torrent of new branch events across the UK including preparation for next year’s school in Brighton. This month’s features include: West Midlands Branch – The Sleeping Beauty Awakes: Visit Pitchford Hall 17 Sep South Branch – Forget … Continue reading
After #IHBCNottingham2019 closed, the debate extends… with the New York Times ‘orderly retreat’ and ‘What should communities do as… sea-levels rise?’
The New York Times has featured wider ‘discussion of orderly, strategic retreat from areas at risk’, specifically in the face of climate change.
IHBC CPD boost, out of Manchester and the Victorian Society: Biographical Dictionary of Greater Manchester Architects database launched as work in progress – with comments etc. welcome!
The Victorian Society has launched a Biographical Dictionary of the Architects of Greater Manchester 1800 – 1940 database, as ‘a work in progress’, with ‘comments and corrections welcome’.
IHBC’s IMHO… from BRE: What are the construction needs for Northern Ireland now and in a Post-Brexit world?
The fifth in BRE’s ‘Frameworks to build a better Britain’ series of articles and podcasts, roundtables and interviews with planners, architects, policy-makers, and construction experts features Northern Ireland, where the majority of growth since has been thanks to EU funding.
Repair and maintenance of public housing hits 20-year low. The amount of money spent on repairing public housing fell to an all-time low in 2018, new research has revealed.
A campaign to restore a ‘neglected’ historic building the Grade II* listed Mechanics Institute in Swindon has been given a £500,000 boost.
Building standards in Scotland should be enforced by a national agency, according to environment group Greenpeace. image: Open Government Licence v3.0
Paul Sweeney made the comments that landlords who neglect historic buildings should be stripped of their ownership after another listed building in Glasgow went up in flames.