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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Pre-recorded

Historic graffiti at Kibworth Harcourt windmill, Leicestershire.

As the SPAB carries out repairs, this fascinating building is giving up its secrets. Watch this recorded online presentation to discover more about the graffiti found at the mill and what it can tell us about its history.

31/01/2022 - 31/01/2022
Introductory, General Interest
Virtual event: held online
Price:

£5 pp

Course

Caring for your old building’s historic fittings, fixtures and furnishings.

The SPAB has teamed up with ICON to offer an afternoon of online talks exploring good housekeeping for old houses and other buildings.

21/02/2022 - 21/02/2022
Webinar
Introductory, General Interest, CPD

ICON1/22

Virtual event: held online
Price:

£45 per person - full price

£18 per person - students

Course

Learn how to make your period home energy efficient and low carbon without devaluing the future sustainability or character of the building.

05/03/2022 - 05/03/2022
Courses & Study Day
Introductory, General Interest, CPD

HO1/22

The SPAB, 37 Spital Square, London, E1 6DY
Price:

£130 per person

Course

Led by expert tutors, this two-day course presented by the SPAB, in association with the National Trust, provides a practical introduction to traditional lime plaster and plastering techniques.

25/03/2022 - 26/03/2022
Courses & Study Day
Introductory, Intermediate, General Interest, CPD

CH1/22

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

To be confirmed

BOOKINGS WILL OPEN SOON - WATCH THIS SPACE!

Course

A practical two-day 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.

06/05/2022 - 07/05/2022
Courses & Study Day
Introductory, General Interest, CPD, Leisure Learning

CH2/22

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

To be confirmed

BOOKINGS WILL OPEN SOON - WATCH THIS SPACE!