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05/07/2018
The Elizabethan manor house, Eastbury in Barking, is the destination for the 2018 SPAB (Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings) Working Pa
07/06/2018
The SPAB has received a confirmed National Lottery Grant of £99,400 for the ‘We Love Eastbury: 100 Years of Protection and Preservation’ project. This project is in partnership with London Borough of Barking and Dagenham’s Heritage Services.
05/06/2018
Sensitive conservation work to internationally significant wall paintings at Grade 1-listed Guild Chapel in Stratford-upon-Avon has won the prestigious 2017 SPAB John Betjeman Award.
19/04/2018
A nationwide celebration of Britain’s mills and wildlife taking place on Saturday and Sunday 12-13 May 2018.
05/04/2018
The 2018 Fellows begin the unique educational scheme designed to nurture and develop the hands-on skills needed to care for old buildings.
05/04/2018
The three newest recruits to this long-established training scheme for young architectural and building professionals begin their countrywide conservation tour.
04/04/2018
A familiar name, face and voice to anyone interested in architecture and design, broadcaster Kevin McCloud has just become the SPAB’s first official Ambassador.
21/03/2018
The Old House Show, in partnership with Period Living, takes place on 7-8 September 2018, and will be a must attend event for those interested in the art and craft of building care.
02/02/2018
The SPAB is pleased to announce its 2018 SPAB Scholars: Pamela Dziwulska, an architect from New Zealand, Matt Loosley, an architect from Manchester
24/01/2018
The SPAB is delighted to announce its 2018 SPAB Fellows. Since 1987 we have organised the Fellowship to foster a new generation of outstanding craftspeople.