Partner Events

Birmingham 28 Feb - 01 March

Civic Society leadership course

The Civic Society is holding a civic leadership course, open to anyone involved in a civic society, to help develop skills and capabilities of individuals who will help lead and support civic groups over the next few years. The weekend course will be held in Birmingham from Friday 28th February to 1st March. Read more

21-22 March Milton Keynes

New Towns Heritage Festival, Bradwell Abbey

This free event is a joint project between the University of Hertfordshire, the Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre and Milton Keynes Council, sponsored by the AHRC. The event hopes to celebrate the New Towns of the United Kingdom and act as a catalyst for future joint working and sharing of best practice. For more information and to register

London 01 April

National Planning Summit

The inaugural National Planning Summit will be held on 1st April at the ILEC Conference Centre in London. The summit is intended to address the latest, most pertinent issues facing the planning system today Read more

Winchester 26-27 April

The University of Winchester Archaeology and Memory

Winchester is one of the most thoroughly excavated cities in Britain, and its excavations among the most fully recorded. Areas for discussion at this conference will include memory and identity, myth, legend and history, power, space, place, architecture and fabric, communications, landscape, art, literature and piety, charity and devotion. The main aim is to demonstrate the material past with modern memory and the implications therein for Winchester’s people, landscape, topography and history. The conference is designed to be accessible to everyone with an interest in Winchester’s past. For more information To book

Edinburgh 5-7 June

IHBC Annual School

The Institute of Historic Buildings Conservation (IHBC) annual school will be held in Edinburgh in June 2014. Professor Jukka Jokhileto will speak on the theme of ‘the philosophy and conservation theory, exploring the relationship with culture and science’. Read more

York  11-13 July 2014

Centre for Conservation Studies and ICOMOS conference,

The Centre for Conservation Studies and ICOMOS-UK conference for 2014, titled ‘Engaging Conservation’ will be held in York on 11th-13th July. Proposals for conference papers have been invited on all aspects of engaging conservation - with communities, participation, skills and capacity. Read more