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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Course

This popular short course, presented by leading building conservation professionals, has been run by the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings since the 1950s. For autumn 2021, we're delighted to offer the course in an online format, specially designed to run entirely virtually.

01/11/2021 - 05/11/2021
Repair of Old Buildings Course
Intermediate, Advanced, CPD

RC2/21

Virtual event: held online
Price:

£805 per person

Lecture

Bothies, small mountain shelters, are prevalent across Britain, but how they are repaired and cared for in such remote locations?
Presented by SPAB Scotland.

20/10/2021 - 20/10/2021
General Interest
Online
Price:

Members £5
Non-members £6

Start time 1800
Finsih 1930 (inc 30 mins Q&A)

Lecture

Presented by SPAB Ireland
The final lecture in the 10-part online series, 'Conserving Irish Vernacular Houses'
The series is part of SPAB Ireland's Vernacular Irish Buildings Campaign 2021 and is generously supported by the Heritage Council under the HSSF 2021

20/10/2021 - 20/10/2021
General Interest, CPD

CVIH10/21

Virtual event: held online
Price:

£5/€6pp - SPAB Members

£6/€7pp - Non-members

Course

A practical weekend course, presented by the SPAB in association with the National Trust, introducing the art of letter cutting in stone led by award-winning carver Thomas Ball and sculptor Rory Young.
THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL SPRING 2022

22/10/2021 - 24/10/2021
Workshop
Introductory, Intermediate, General Interest, CPD, Leisure Learning

CH2/21

Conservation Skills Centre, Coleshill Home Farm, Coleshill, near Swindon, SN6 7PT
Price:

£440 pp

Event

The SPAB Norfolk, in collaboration with Norwich Historic Churches Trust and Norfolk Association of Architects, is delighted to present this CPD event led by James Huggins and Michael Knights

23/10/2021 - 23/10/2021
Introductory, CPD
St Clement Colegate, 12 St Clements Alley, Norwich, Norwich, NR3 1LJ
Price:

£20 per person