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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Event

A festival connecting traditional building experts and those who care for and live in them. The Edinburgh Traditional Building Festival is brought to you in partnership by members of the Edinburgh Traditional Building Forum, a division of the Scottish Traditional Building Forum.

Date:
24/08/2020 - 28/08/2020
Audience:
General Interest
Price:

Free

Virtual Skill-Share

Join SPAB member Rob Holmes as he talks through his experience of repairing his 17 century property, with all the pitfalls and difficulties he encountered along the way.

Date:
26/08/2020 - 26/08/2020
Audience:
Introductory, General Interest, Members only
Location:
Virtual event: held online
Price:

Free (members only)

Working Party

Help us to repair and conserve the historic C15th Church gable and the boundary wall of Moffat Old Churchyard.

Date:
01/09/2020 - 01/09/2020
Audience:
Introductory, General Interest, Leisure Learning
Location:
Moffat Old Churchyard, Moffat, DG10 9EB
Price:

£100 Full ticket (includes accommodation, lunch and refreshments)

£20 Day ticket (includes lunch)

Course

DATE TBC. The hands-on training will focus on the techniques of removing harmful cement renders, using like-for-like repair that will demand either earth-lime or hot mixed lime mortars, or a combination of both.

Date:
01/09/2020 - 01/09/2020
Course Type:
Workshop
Audience:
Intermediate, Advanced, CPD
REF:

HH1/20

Location:
Moffat Old Churchyard, Moffat, DG10 9EB
Price:

£200 pp (includes lunch and refreshments for both days)

Lecture

New date TBC.
Join the SPAB and the Betjeman Society for an evening lecture by Professor Frances Spalding CBE.

Date:
10/09/2020 - 10/09/2020
Audience:
Introductory, General Interest, CPD, Leisure Learning
REF:

OE3/20

Location:
St Botolph's Church Hall, St Botolph Without Bishopsgate, London, EC2M 3TL
Price:

SPAB or Betjeman Society Member £11 pp
Non-member £12 pp