What's On

Find out what's on at the SPAB. The SPAB offers a wide range of events, courses, lectures and seminars. Whether you're a building professional looking to widen or develop your practical skills, a SPAB member looking to take part in a Regional Group trip, or an old-building enthusiast searching for a SPAB open house event, a leisure learning opportunity or sociable evening talk, you'll find something for you in our 'What's On' listings.

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The popular STBA / SPAB annual conference returns in-person this autumn for a full day of presentations and Q&A sessions by UK experts in the field. This year we are partnering with SPAB Scotland to host the conference in Edinburgh.

12/10/2022 - 12/10/2022
Courses & Study Day
Intermediate, CPD


Dovecot Studios, 10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LT

£75 per person - STBA or SPAB members
£85 per person - non-members
Concessions available


Join SPAB Devon for a day of visits including Trelaske Water Mill, the Merchant's House in Launceston, and a tour of historic Launceston.

10/09/2022 - 10/09/2022
General Interest, Leisure Learning
Trelaske Mill, Lewannick, LAUNCESTON, PL15 7QQ

£10 per person, please bring cash on the day

Fully Booked

Join SPAB Gloucestershire in the home of one of Ernest Gimson's descendants for this talk about the work of the influential Arts and Crafts designer and architect.

11/09/2022 - 11/09/2022
General Interest, Leisure Learning

£6 per person, including tea and cake


Join our Notts & Derbys Group for a visit to two places of interest in Derby – the Museum of Making and the Market Hall.

14/09/2022 - 14/09/2022
General Interest, Members only
The Old Silk Mill, 19 Full Street, DERBY, DE1 3AF

£15 per person (includes lunch)

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Family friendly ceilidh as part of our Watermills Working Party, dancing to Dark Island. Everyone welcome!
Presented by SPAB Scotland

17/09/2022 - 17/09/2022
Introductory, General Interest
Village Hall, Finzean, BANCHORY, AB31 6LY

Adult - £7
Child (age 12 +) - £3
Child (under 12) - free

Family Ticket (2 adults, 2 children) - £15

Ticket sales close at 19.00 on Saturday 17th September