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30th May - 16:16

The Gloria and Marco Award Award is a three-month scholarship set up in memory of two talented Italian architects who died in the fire at Grenfell Tower in London. Giulia Pannocchia, the first Gloria e Marco scholar, reflects on her experience studying building conservation in the UK. 

30th May - 14:44

The SPAB has a small, dedicated staff, but our work relies heavily on the help of volunteers. For National Volunteers Week, we asked some of our volunteers to share their experience. Earlier this year architect Pinelopi Antoniou volunteered at our offices with our education team. Here she explains how she got involved. 

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. 

03rd December - 15:37

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

06th November - 12:31

A nine-month, hands-on learning experience aimed at craftspeople, architects, surveyors and engineers.

12th October - 17:14

Showcasing the best in practical conservation, the two days (7-8 September) attracted building professionals, homeowners, enthusiasts and those interested in developing a career in the heritage sector.

01st August - 16:58

Architect Scholar, Pam Dziwulska, writes about her time exploring conservation in Italy.