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12/11/2019

Embroidery artist Niamh Wimperis was given our ‘Sketching with Thread’ workshop earlier this year as a gift. We asked her to share her experience.

06/11/2019

For the first time, we are recruiting for millwright applicant on our crafts Fellowship for 2020. We asked 2009 SPAB Fellow Karl Grevatt to share his experience of moving from carpentry into millwrighting.

29/10/2019

The Gloria and Marco (GeM) Award is a three-month scholarship set up in memory of Gloria Trevisan and Marco Gottardi, two young and talented Italian architects who tragically died in the fire at Grenfell Tower. Architect Giulia Pannocchia, the first GeM scholar, updates us on the impact of the Award on her career so far. 

25/10/2019

For Halloween, we searched our records for people pictured in our some early photographs.

21/10/2019

Rex Wailes was the leading advocate of historic mills within the SPAB in the 1920s. His important personal collection of notes, correspondence, photographs and drawings are being conserved by the Mills Archive Trust. 

10/10/2019

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

10/09/2019

How does the SPAB Fellowship programme fit into a craftsperson’s current employment?

03/09/2019

St Oswald's church has a long history with the SPAB, involving one of our most famous members

22/08/2019

To celebrate what would have been John Betjeman's birthday, find out more about one of our most illustrious members. 

14/08/2019

The SPAB manifesto urges those who care for old buildings ‘to put Protection in the place of Restoration’. We looked in our archive to see some church casework of carried out by early members.