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- IHBC welcomes HE’s Heritage Counts 2023 05/12/2023
- IHBC seeks paid expert leads for priority new topics in Branch CPD training: ‘Fire Protection’, ‘Enforcement’ and ‘Placemaking & Design Codes’: Closing 6 January 2024 05/12/2023
- Your invitation to ‘A Medieval Christmas’, at Newcastle’s Black Gate, with IHBC’s North Branch, 7 December, from £20 (with select free places too!) 05/12/2023
- CLOSING SOON – FINAL CHANCE: Consultation on updating joint IHBC-HTVF-CV ‘Conservation Professional Practice Principles’ (CPPP) 05/12/2023
- IHBC ‘Practice’ signpost from Wales: Neath Port Talbot Council Biodiversity Duty Plan 05/12/2023
- IHBC’s HESPR ‘Special Interest News’: IHBC on #IHBCReading2024 and sponsorship opportunities 05/12/2023
- IHBC features ‘Heritage from the doorstep’: Objections lodged to proposals by Stella McCartney to build seafront house near Mallaig 05/12/2023
- LUHC Parliamentary Committee inquiry: Children, young people and the built environment, call for evidence closes 2/01/2024 05/12/2023
- UK skills training to be transformed with innovative projects 05/12/2023
- National Church Awards winners 2023 announced 05/12/2023
- Historic Houses Awards announced 05/12/2023
- New planning guidance for Tall Buildings in Glasgow city centre being developed 05/12/2023
- New President for CIAT as Eddie Weir is inaugurated 05/12/2023
- Appointment of Baroness Penn as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State in DLUHC 05/12/2023
- IHBC launches Reading School Homepage & contact point: ‘Place & Building Care…’ with bookings to open in 2024 – #IHBCReading2024 01/12/2023
- IHBC seeks paid expert leads for priority new topics in Branch CPD training: ‘Fire Protection’, ‘Enforcement’ and ‘Placemaking & Design Codes’: Closing 6 January 2024 01/12/2023
- IHBC’s 1st Christmas treat: Free and open webinar from IHBC’s Technical Panel lead John Edwards on ‘Applying BSI’s PAS 2035:2023…’ for IHBC Reading School 2024, Christmas and more, 15/12 01/12/2023
- IHBC’s Professional signpost: Ayr Station Hotel Fire – Action and reaction in Scotland’s parliament and beyond 01/12/2023
- IHBC’s HESPR pick from un-costed works: Welsh County Council seeks Conservation Architect etc. for historic buildings works, closing 08/12 01/12/2023
- IHBC features ‘Heritage from the doorstep’: Wyke Regis man sentenced over non-compliance with planning enforcement notice 01/12/2023
- Housing: Use old buildings to tackle crisis, says Welsh charity 01/12/2023
- Historic England issues its Heritage at Risk Register 2023 01/12/2023
- Delivering Net Zero for England’s Historic Buildings: HE’s local data on the demand for retrofitting skills and economic growth 01/12/2023
- Mendip Hills to be declared a ‘super’ National Nature Reserve 01/12/2023
- Storm Babet’s widespread damage to landscapes, gardens and properties a taste of things to come, says National Trust 01/12/2023
Daily Archives: 07/11/2023
IHBC welcomes SAHGB’s new Girouard Fund for Publications, open from Autumn 2023, in memory of Mark Girouard (1931- 2022)
The IHBC has welcomed the initiative by its joint Research Awards partner, the Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain (SAHGB), to establish The Girouard Fund for Publications, from Autumn 2023, in memory of one of Britain’s greatest architectural historians … Continue reading
FINAL CHANCE: Consultation on joint IHBC-HTVF-CV ‘Conservation Professional Practice Principles’ (CPPP) closes soon
A consultation on updating and enhancing the IHBC-HTVF-Civic Voice joint ‘Conservation Professional Practice Principles’ has been launched, as we look at renewing this cross-sector statement on practice principles for specialists working in built and historic environment conservation roles.
BOOKING STILL OPEN: IHBC’s SE Branch: Booking open on St John’s Catholic Seminary, Wonersh – 3/11 & 11/11, all welcome, especially new members
Booking is still open to all for the IHBC South East (SE) Branch CPD and networking site visits and tours of St John’s Catholic Seminary, Wonersh, near Guildford, on 11 November 2023, with members new and old from all Branches … Continue reading
IHBC’s HESPR ‘Special Interest News’: Designing Buildings features IHBC’s new Competence Descriptors
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 highlights Designing Buildings featuring the IHBC’s new Competence Descriptor updates.
IHBC features ‘Heritage from the (construction) doorstep’: Tarbert builds on regeneration success – £100k heritage scheme
Ambitious plans to regenerate Tarbert on Loch Fyne are taking shape following the announcement of new funding for the project, reports Scottish Construction Now. image for illustration – Tarbert, Loch Fyne by The Carlisle Kid, CC BY-SA 2.0 , via Wikimedia … Continue reading
Following the announcement of the National Lottery Heritage Fund’s (NJHF) £12.2M investment to help save the UK’s historic buildings, the Architectural Heritage Fund (AHF) is very pleased that five AHF-supported projects across England have secured significant grant funding. image: AHF … Continue reading
Heritage Crafts has awarded 11 new bursaries for trainees from across the UK to learn heritage craft skills, supported by the City & Guilds Foundation and more. image for illustration
The Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) has responded to the government’s announcement of its long-term plan for towns, which will see 55 towns, including seven in Scotland and four in Wales, receiving long-term investment.
Haymarket Media Group has announced the highly anticipated return of the Planning Awards for 2024.
The Financial Times (FT) has appointed architect and journalist Alison Killing as a senior visual investigations reporter, leading a newly created visual investigations team. image for illustration: Alison Killing (Linkedin Profile)
Three major institutions, including Arts Council England and the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) have announced a joint agreement to work together to determine the skills, policies and investment required to achieve sustained growth in the creative sector. image: RSA … Continue reading
IHBC features ‘Heritage from the global doorstep’: The Sydney Opera House, ‘the people’s house’, from Al Jazeera
As the iconic Australian building turns 50, a look at how it became known as ‘The People’s House,’ and what that title means today. image for illustration: Sydney Opera House by W. Bulach, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons