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02nd December - 12:07

Two young architecture graduates have jointly won the SPAB's prestigious ‘new design in historic contexts’ prize, the Philip Webb Award, for their separate schemes proving that with imagination and sensitivity you don’t need to demolish historic buildings.

10th October - 18:45

2019 SPAB Scholar Bethan Watson describes a highlight of her Scholarship year so far.

30th July - 17:25

2019 Fellow Matthew Wilson is a self-employed bricklayer which he combines with a career as an actor. Here he explores balancing his two professions with the Fellowship.

04th July - 14:23

Saving the 'sleeping beauty' house in Maidstone, Kent.

04th July - 13:51

Matthew Slocombe, SPAB director is a practical person at heart, and that's why he's so excited about the Old House Project at an 'at risk' building in Kent.

30th May - 14:44

For National Volunteers Week, we asked some of our volunteers to share their experiences. Earlier this year architect Pinelopi Antoniou volunteered at our offices with our education team. 

03rd April - 15:28

Shortlist announced for award that recognises excellence in conservation at faith buildings. 

03rd April - 13:24

Every year we offer the learning opportunity of a lifetime to a group of committed young people who work protect and repair old buildings.

01st April - 12:14

Stonemason Sean Henderson, carpenter and joiner Sam Matthams,  stonemason Luke O’Hanlon, and bricklayer Matthew Wilson, are the latest recruits to the SPAB's Fellowship - a unique educational scheme designed to nurture and develop the hands-on skills needed to care for old buildings.

01st April - 11:59

The SPAB Scholarship is a prestigious training scheme for young building professionals to gain practical building repair skills from the some of the UK’s most experienced craftspeople. Surveyor Daniel Shemming and architects Christian Montez, Holly Spilsbury and Bethan Watson have embarked on a programme of site, workshop and studio visits across the country.