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The 2017 edition of The Building Conservation Directory brings together the latest expert advice and up-to-date information on craft skills, conservation products and specialist services, as well as course listings, useful contacts and other essential information. Find out what's in it and order a hard copy here or read the free digital edition here.

Historic Churches

The 2017 edition of Historic Churches is coming soon. Get a sneak preview of what's in the 24th annual edition and order your copy here.

Historic Churches 2017


Heritage Retrofit 2017

Read the first edition of Cathedral's new annual publication Heritage Retrofit. It's packed with illustrated features and other specialist coverage of this rapidly expanding area of building conservation. You can access the free digital edition here.

Digital flipping book edition of Heritage Retrofit 2017


Are Britain's Synagogues at Risk?

Sharman Kadish is the director of Jewish Heritage UK and the author of several books on Jewish architectural heritage. In this article she explores some of the key threats to that heritage, drawing on the seminal 2015 Synagogues at Risk? report, and evaluates some notable successes at Singers Hill Synagogue, Birmingham and Golders Green Synagogue in North London.

Middle Street Synagogue, Brighton

Monumental Brasses

Sally Badham of the Church Monuments Society gives an overview of the history of monumental church brasses, explaining how they were used as grave markers, how and where they were made and who they commemorated. Her article goes on to consider the principal threats to this important aspect of church heritage.


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HS2 Enabling Works North, Birmingham City Centre: Refurbishment of Curzon Street Station

LM JV is looking for an appropriately qualified contractor with knowledge and experience of Grade I listed buildings and conservation projects.

Find out more here.

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