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01/06/2020

Many people don’t know that before Hardy became famous for his novels and poems, he had an earlier career as an architect. He was also a committed SPAB member and volunteer.

27/05/2020

Our communications manager, Ali McClary, writes from the suburb where dinosaurs roam...

21/05/2020

Now a suburb of Plymouth, the area's changing fortunes are reflected in the dignified civic buildings. Rachel Broomfield, our casework officer, writes from Devon.

14/05/2020

The oldest tree in the park at Versailles provides solace for Louise Simson, our property list editor, who writes from France.

08/05/2020

To mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day, we take a look into our archive to reflect on the SPAB’s work during the war years and its response to the effects of the conflict.

06/05/2020

Say the name Walthamstow and it immediately conjures up a variety of associations. Our education and training manager, Maggie Goodall, writes from north east London.

30/04/2020

2020-21 SPAB Scholar Lucy Newport writes: Finding myself in the city of Manchester, I’m using my daily walks around the Castlefield area to learn about its rich history....

23/04/2020

We share some of our local heritage during lockdown. Alex Bannister, our director's assistant, writes from London

23/04/2020

To celebrate 30 years of the award, the competition was extended for entries from the whole of the UK and Ireland

22/04/2020

We were given a a flattering cartoon in 1957 in honour of the SPAB’s 80th anniversary.