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- CCT CE Peter Aiers IHBC announces move to The Charterhouse 17/01/2022
- Serious about your staffing plans or career? Get your ‘Heads Up’ with ‘IHBC Jobs etc.’ as we headline career-defining posts – across sectors and disciplines – so sign up now! 14/01/2022
- IHBC congratulates IHBC Member Darren Barker on MBE 14/01/2022
- REMINDER: IHBC looks to the future with new ‘Affiliate’ arrangements: Improved support for all, and ONLY the name changes for those seeking status quo 14/01/2022
- IHBC welcomes Civic Voice’s ‘Paper Tigers’: A critical review of Statements of Community Involvement in England 14/01/2022
- IHBC’s HESPR pick from £2.3M+ works this week: Council seeks heritage strategy draft review, closing 11/02, valued to £12K 14/01/2022
- IHBC features ‘Heritage from the doorstep’: Chard Leisure Centre eyesore may remain until spring 14/01/2022
- Gove formally calls on residential property developer industry for new approach to building safety 14/01/2022
- Ministers plan law to order independent reviews of RICS governance 14/01/2022
- QEST offers financial assistance to training costs for craftspeople: now open for applications: Next round closes 14/02 14/01/2022
- Only days left to enter AJ Small Projects 2022: Closing 21 January 14/01/2022
- IHBC’s IMHO signpost: Sexism in the construction industry 14/01/2022
- IHBC’s latest CPD Circular: Accessible cross-sector support, from philosophy in WM’s Conservation Hours & NI ‘Saving the 21stC’ to the IHBC’s 2022 School MarketPlace 12/01/2022
- IHBC’s HESPR Alert news throwback from December: Director’s selection 12/01/2022
- IHBC features ‘Heritage form the urban doorstep’: Mayor announces ambitious new plans to rewild London 12/01/2022
- NHS Scotland ready to digitise its assets with interactive guide 12/01/2022
- Changes to approved document L and F and new approved document O 12/01/2022
- ICE on the second Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy 12/01/2022
- National Trust for Scotland ‘Facing Our Past’ project publishes interim report 12/01/2022
- Civil engineer quashes apprenticeship myths 12/01/2022
- How Natural England’s Green Infrastructure Framework can help create better places to live: With feedback welcome 12/01/2022
- IHBC Marsh Awards 2022 launched: ‘Your chance to nominate retired IHBC members and/or successful learners’, closing 31 March 07/01/2022
- IHBC’s Blog-News ‘out of Context’: IHBC Chair explores climate warnings, fire, flood and values 07/01/2022
- IHBC’s HESPR Alert tender throwback from December: A week of opportunities from £115KM+ works, with opportunities across design, WHS advice & more 07/01/2022
- IHBC features ‘Heritage form the doorstep’: Scottish Housing Network highlights help for residents facing £330k bill for Aberdeen tenement works 07/01/2022
Daily Archives: 26/10/2021
REMINDER: IHBC@COP26 ‘Climate and Conservation’ Podcasts, via our ‘Conservation Helpdesk+’ from 01/11
The Institute of Historic Building Conservation (IHBC) – the UK’s professional body for built and historic environment conservation – launches our COP26 ‘Climate and Conservation’ Podcasts via the virtual IHBC@COP26 ‘Conservation Helpdesk+’ on 1 November.
IHBC STUDENT SUPPORT: Don’t forget the IHBC’s free, first-timer ‘taster’ membership for students on Recognised Conservation Courses
The IHBC offers free one-year, first-timer ‘taster’ memberships to students on IHBC Recognised Conservation Courses so simply REGISTER ONLINE HERE (T&C apply).
REMINDER: IHBC sponsors COTAC Conference: ‘Developing the skills, training, and expertise for the challenges ahead’ – 23/24 November
The IHBC is delighted to support as sponsor the forthcoming COTAC conference on ‘Developing the skills, training, and expertise…’, to take place over two half-days on 23 and 24 November.
IHBC’s HESPR ‘Special Interest Sector News’ pick: Stone Specialist features IHBC@COP26’s ‘heritage building helpline’
The IHBC’s heritage business register HESPR – our Historic Environment Service Providers Recognition quality assurance scheme for heritage services – emails members weekly ‘News and Tender Alerts’, and this week features the Stone Specialist on the IHBC@COP26’s ‘heritage building helpline’ & … Continue reading
IHBC features ‘Heritage from the doorstep’: Civic society disappointed after Shirehall is prevented from being listed
A civic society has expressed disappointment over the decision to prevent one of the county’s landmark buildings Shirehall being granted listed status. image: for illustration purposes only – By Mike White, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=13951995
Wales announces a change in Regulations concerning Local Planning Authorities (LPAs) and Listed Building Consent (LBC), including that LPA s need not apply to Ministers for LBC, but must notify them if minded to grant it.
A new ‘greenfield surcharge’ is among a series of practical proposals to encourage future brownfield development, according to Brownfield First, a major new report from the Environmental Industries Commission (EIC).
The creation of a pioneering drainage system to mitigate flood risk has been chosen as making the ‘Greatest Contribution to Scotland’ at the Scottish Civil Engineering Awards. image: CECA Scotland
A Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (DBEIS) strategy sets out policies and proposals for decarbonising all sectors of the UK economy to meet our net zero target by 2050.
The government is looking at how to tackle ‘embodied carbon’ as part of an upcoming building strategy, the BBC reports, as Lord Deben says ‘It’s not acceptable to pull buildings down.. We have to learn to make do and mend.’ … Continue reading
Aberdeen City Council’s appeal against a decision to award protected status to eight blocks of 1960s high-rise flats could be resolved within weeks. image: HES website
Specialist heritage insurer Ecclesiastical Insurance has pledged a further £72,500 to University College London (UCL) to support the development of heritage leaders.