Civic Voice – Spring Convention 2024: Regeneration

CAPA College Mulberry Way, Wakefield

Following 2023's successful Civic Voice Spring Convention in Halifax, we are delighted to welcome civic societies from across the country to Wakefield for the 2024 Spring Convention. This year, the theme will be 'regeneration' - how do we regenerate our cities and towns in these challenging times? Across the Wakefield district, both heritage and culture … Continue reading Civic Voice – Spring Convention 2024: Regeneration

Free – £80

The Georgian Group – Symposium: Architecture and Design in Britain, 1815-1830

The Art Workers' Guild 6 Queen Square, London, United Kingdom

Event Details: Saturday 13 April 2023, 10am- 5.30pm Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3AT Tickets: £70/£35 (Student Ticket) Following previous successful symposia, most recently that on ‘Architecture and Health, 1660-1830’, held at St Bartholomew’s Hospital in February 2023 and our Wren symposium held at Trinity College Oxford in April 2023 the subject … Continue reading The Georgian Group – Symposium: Architecture and Design in Britain, 1815-1830

£35 – £70

C20 – The University of Surrey at Stag Hill, Guildford: A 1960s foundation

University of Surrey The University of Surrey, Stag Hill, Guildford Walk

The University of Surrey, Stag Hill, Guildford Walk Saturday 13 April 2024 Start time/place: 10.30/Piazza adjoining Rik Medik Building (by statue of Alan Turing) Finish time/place: 15.00/ Piazza adjoining Rik Medik Building Nicole Twort with Derry Caleb will lead a walk of the University of Surrey Campus, Stag Hill, Guildford, viewing notable buildings and landscape … Continue reading C20 – The University of Surrey at Stag Hill, Guildford: A 1960s foundation

£35 – £40

SPAB – Historic Flint Masonry Repair

Hatfield House Great North Road, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom

Learn the essentials of flint working techniques and traditional flint wall repair on this Humble Heritage course. Join us at Hatfield House for this hands-on two-day course. You will learn the essentials of flint working techniques and traditional flint wall repair from specialist Lynn Mathias, one of the few remaining practitioners of this endangered craft. … Continue reading SPAB – Historic Flint Masonry Repair

£350

Westminster Abbey – Fraternité talk: When the English spoke French

Westminster Abbey

Join James Robinson, Interim Director of Collections at the V&A, to discover the complex and interdependent relationship of England and Continental Europe during the Middle Ages. James Robinson, curator of the exhibition Medieval Treasures from the Victoria and Albert Museum: When the English spoke French, will draw from the museum’s significant collection of medieval art to … Continue reading Westminster Abbey – Fraternité talk: When the English spoke French

Mike Wye – A Slice of Lime

A Slice of Lime  (approximately 1 hour including Q&A) 19th April 2024, 2pm This CPD introduces you to the history of lime, the “lime cycle”, types of building limes available, benefits, and example specifications. Peter Rollinson, Sustainable Insulation Team (& lime guru!)  

Free

C20 – Redditch New Town Walking Tour

Redditch Railway Station Redditch Railway Station, Redditch

Redditch New Town Walking Tour Saturday 20 April 2024 Start time/place: 11.00am/Redditch Railway Station Finish time/place: 4.30pm/Redditch Railway Station Redditch New Town turns 60! A walking tour led by Paul Woodville focusses on the late modernist architecture and ‘green’ urban planning history of the New Town. In 1964, the small Worcestershire town of Redditch was designated … Continue reading C20 – Redditch New Town Walking Tour

£10 – £20

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