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

This visit is to a 15th century timber framed hall house with a later decorative brick gable. Recent works have rescued it from dereliction.

Date:
30/03/2019 - 30/03/2019
Audience:
General Interest
Price:

£8 per person.

 

Course

A valuable one-day course for those involved in looking after traditional mills

Date:
11/04/2019
Course Type:
Courses & Study Day
Audience:
Introductory, Intermediate
REF:

MS1902

Location:
The Windmill, The Mill Field, Upminster, RM14 2QL
Price:

£130 pp (including lunch)
£110 pp (including lunch) if booked by 31st January

 

Course

FULLY BOOKED: This popular short course has been delivered by the SPAB since the 1950s. Run over five days, it delivers an intensive programme of lectures and site visits and is presented by leading building conservation professionals.

Date:
13/05/2019 - 17/05/2019
Course Type:
Repair of Old Buildings Course
Audience:
Intermediate, Advanced
REF:

RC1/19

Location:
St Andrew Holborn, St Andrew Street, London, EC4A 3AB
Price:

£805, with a £300 deposit option. The course fee includes meals and travel for the site visit days (Wednesday and Thursday) and one night's accommodation (Wednesday). A year of membership of the SPAB is also included in the course fee.

Course

The SPAB presents a NEW one-introductory course on the maintenance and care of solid-wall buildings. This course is designed to help you understand the construction and performance of traditional buildings and how to tackle common problems.

Date:
18/05/2019 - 18/05/2019
Course Type:
Courses & Study Day
Audience:
Introductory, General Interest, CPD
REF:

HO1/19

Location:
The Society For The Protection Of Ancient Buildings, 37 Spital Square, LONDON, E1 6DY
Price:

£110 pp

Course

During this two day course, participants will gain practical, hands on experience in a range of earth building and repair techniques

Date:
21/06/2019 - 22/06/2019
Course Type:
Workshop
Audience:
Introductory, General Interest, CPD
REF:

HH1/19

Location:
Priorslynn Farm, CANONBIE, DG14 0SY
Price:

£200 for two days (includes lunch, tools and materials). Student discounts and bursary places are available.