In February a dozen SPAB volunteers and experts gathered to help repair an ancient church tower, which we've owned since the 1980s.
Our annual celebration of milling heritage has been cancelled.
We wrote a comprehensive letter of advice strongly objecting to a number of key aspects of major re-ordering of this medieval church, notably raising and covering the beautiful historic floor to install underfloor heating and create level access.
This Grade II listed water mill on the River Test was devastated by fire in 2018. We commented on detailed plans for its repair and were delighted that traditional techniques and materials would be used and that a team of highly skilled craftspeople have been involved.