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  1. IHBC responds to Energy Company Obligation ECO4 and PAS 2035. September 2021.
  2. Video gaming technology and heritage. September 2021
  3. Using drones for inspection and survey. August 2021.
  4. The Architecture of British Seaside Piers. August 2021.
  5. PAS 2038 and older buildings. August 2021.
  6. Innovation and investigation at the Hill House. August 2021
  7. The Creeping Plague of Ghastly Facadism. August 2021
  8. Digital modelling for retrofit. August 2021
  9. Digital technology in the historic environment. August 2021
  10. BIM for heritage asset management. August 2021
  11. Guidance on Alterations to Listed Buildings. August 2021
  12. Conservation area review and management. July 2021
  13. Memorials and public parks. July 2021
  14. WH Crossland: an architectural biography. July 2021
  15. Restoring Orleans House Octagon. July 2021
  16. Oxford College Gardens and Cambridge College Gardens. July 2021
  17. London Historic Buildings Trust resilient heritage project. July 2021
  18. The English Folly: the edifice complex. July 2021
  19. Traditional straw thatching in times of shortage. July 2021
  20. New neighbours in Hyattsville. July 2021.
  21. Understanding context. June 2021.
  22. Becoming Jane Jacobs. June 2021.
  23. The revival of the public square. June 2021.
  24. 2020 IHBC Gus Astley Student Awards. June 2021.
  25. The history of the dimensions and design of roads, streets and carriageways. June 2021
  26. Heritage and urban design in Tamaki Makaurau / Auckland. June 2021
  27. Windsor Castle: a thousand years of a royal palace. May 2021
  28. Kenneth Browne and townscape in Leicester. May 2021
  29. The influence of digital technologies on conservation. May 2021
  30. IHBC 2021 Heritage MarketPlace. May 2021.
  31. Data sought for IHBC listed buildings prosecutions database. May 2021.
  32. IHBC Annual School 2021. May 2021.
  33. Conserving Stowe. May 2021
  34. Oxford conservation projects. May 2021
  35. Oxford's open spaces. April 2021.
  36. Intensifying development in Oxford. April 2021.
  37. Reorganising and conserving Oxford's Mitre site. April 2021.
  38. Conserving the Hilda Besse Building. April 2021.
  39. The Edwardians and Their Houses: the new life of old England. April 2021.
  40. Oxford Castle. April 2021.
  41. Rescue and Reuse: communities, heritage and architecture. April 2021.
  42. The voluntary sector and the planning of Oxford. April 2021.
  43. London Bridge and its houses, c1209-1761. March 2021.
  44. The consequences of planning reform for Oxford. March 2021.
  45. HEF and HE publish Heritage Recovery Plan. March 2021.
  46. The need for skills: The heritage perspective. March 2021. (2011 article)
  47. Oxford: adapt, change and grow. March 2021.
  48. The valleys - past, present, future. March 2021
  49. Heritage conservation and the sustainability of cities. March 2021.
  50. Aberdeenshire: heritage on the edge? February 2021.
  51. High streets heritage action zones. February 2021.
  52. The Painted Hall: Sir James Thornhill's masterpiece at Greenwich. February 2021.
  53. New Towns: the rise, fall and rebirth. February 2021.
  54. The Architecture of Inverness: an illustrated architectural guide. January 2021.
  55. Commonwealth Heritage Forum. January 2021.
  56. The history of hotels. January 2021.
  57. A new purpose for the Horlicks Factory. January 2021.
  58. Alterations to listed buildings guidance note. January 2021.
  59. Conservation Engineering: a collection of casework, Volume 1. January 2021.
  60. The Co-op: horse and cart to hypermarket. January 2021.
  61. CPP APPG holds first public inquiry. January 2021.
  62. The changing face of the English pub. January 2021.
  63. Industrial Heritage Protection and Redevelopment. December 2020
  64. Incredible Edible Todmorden. December 2020
  65. Significance and heritage protection at Cambridge Market. December 2020
  66. Cambridge market. December 2020
  67. The Pattern of Traditional Roofing. November 2020
  68. Hull. November 2020
  69. The decline and revival of food markets. November 2020
  70. Traditional buildings health check - pilot project review. November 2020
  71. CIAT shares IHBC research into LA conservation service capacity. November 2020.
  72. Negotiating listed building consent. November 2020
  73. Technical Paper 32 – A Data Driven Approach to Understanding Historic Mortars in Scotland. November 2020
  74. The Walled City Lighting Project. November 2020
  75. Repairing historic buildings. November 2020
  76. Productive placemaking. November 2020
  77. Local Authority Conservation Staffing Resources in England 2020. October 2020
  78. 2020 Vision: Planning in a post-COVID world. October 2020
  79. Astley Castle. October 2020
  80. Heritage at risk register 2020. October 2020
  81. Characterising and capturing the diversity of place. October 2020
  82. Digital techniques for heritage restoration. October 2020
  83. DCMS Culture Secretary comments on HM Government position on contested heritage. October 2020.
  84. Protecting cultural heritage during armed conflict. October 2020
  85. Earthquakes and the seismic strengthening of churches. September 2020
  86. Preparing traditional buildings for climate change. September 2020.
  87. Skara Brae and Scotland's dynamic coast. September 2020.
  88. Heritage risk management strategies in the EU. September 2020.
  89. New UK Conservation, People and Places APPG launches. September 2020.
  90. IHBC CREATIVE Conservation Fund. September 2020.
  91. The Manor House, Bracondale. August 2020
  92. The Scots reed thatching tradition. August 2020
  93. Herbert Rowse. August 2020
  94. The repair and restoration of Manchester Town Hall. August 2020
  95. Building Construction in Britain from 600AD to 1890. August 2020
  96. Repairing the Hamilton Monument. August 2020
  97. Kempe: the life, art and legacy of Charles Eamer Kempe. August 2020
  98. Birkenhead. August 2020
  99. Modernist Architecture: international concepts come to Britain. August 2020
  100. Conserving Burns Monument. August 2020
  101. Living Buildings. Architectural Conservation: philosophy, principles and practice. July 2020
  102. Curated decay. July 2020
  103. Assessing moisture in porous building materials. July 2020
  104. Restoration Stories: patina and paint in old London houses. July 2020
  105. London Borough of Enfield's heritage strategy. July 2020
  106. Walled kitchen gardens of the Isle of Wight. July 2020
  107. A heritage partnership agreement for King's Cross Station. July 2020
  108. IHBC and ALGAO sign Memorandum of Understanding. June 2020.
  109. Art Deco Britain: buildings of the interwar years. June 2020
  110. Ireland's climate change sectoral adaptation plan. June 2020
  111. Securing Urban Heritage: agents, access, and securitization. June 2020
  112. The role of architectural conservation officers in the Republic of Ireland, 2000-2020. June 2020
  113. No Little Plans: How government built America's wealth and infrastructure. June 2020
  114. Conservation and the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland. June 2020
  115. Modernist Estates - Europe: the buildings and the people who live in them today. June 2020
  116. Restoration v repair. June 2020
  117. British Embassies: Their diplomatic and architectural history. May 2020
  118. The Buildings of Ireland. May 2020
  119. Bandstands: pavilions for music, entertainment, and leisure. May 2020
  120. 14 Henrietta Street Museum. May 2020
  121. Retrofit and traditional approaches to comfort. May 2020
  122. Making Dystopia. May 2020
  123. The development of Irish building conservation. May 2020
  124. Lewes Neighbourhood Plan. May 2020
  125. Historic steel-framed windows. May 2020
  126. 100 years of the Bauhaus. May 2020
  127. FWB and Mary Charles Chartered Architects. May 2020
  128. The Stone Restoration Handbook. Apr 2020
  129. Milton Keynes. Apr 2020
  130. Harlow new town. Apr 2020
  131. Garden communities and the historic environment. Apr 2020
  132. Cities of the North. Apr 2020
  133. New towns heritage. Apr 2020
  134. French new towns. Mar 2020
  135. Listing of Sainsbury's supermarket in Camden Town. Mar 2020
  136. Post-war new towns in Germany. Mar 2020
  137. Cynical vandalism of a deserted medieval village in Withybrook. Feb 2020
  138. Bletchley Park restoration. Jan 2020
  139. Historical versus Modern: Identity through imitation. Jan 2020
  140. Sweeping building safety measures announced. Jan 2020
  141. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission. Jan 2020
  142. Can the heritage of Europe help to integrate the UK. Dec 2019
  143. Heritage value. Dec 2019
  144. Local Plan Route Mapper and toolkit. Dec 2019
  145. Marketing heritage assets. Dec 2019
  146. Methodology for moisture investigations in traditional buildings. Dec 2019
  147. Towards a radical eclecticism. Dec 2019
  148. A review of Scotland's historic lighthouses. Nov 2019
  149. Britain's Best Real Heritage Pubs. Nov 2019
  150. French new towns. Nov 2019
  151. Historic Cities: issues in urban conservation. Nov 2019
  152. Impact of independent museums locally and nationally. Nov 2019
  153. JW Evans silverware factory. Nov 2019
  154. New architecture of Scotland’s west coast. Nov 2019
  155. Replacing lanterns and overthrows in Great Pulteney Street. Nov 2019
  156. Scotland’s new guide on managing climate-change risk to historic sites. Nov 2019
  157. Scottish government intervention in market-led regeneration. Nov 2019
  158. Socialist realism in a post-war Czechoslovak new town. Nov 2019
  159. Strategic urban design and the conservation team. Nov 2019
  160. The redevelopment of Leicester's sewerage system by Joseph Gordon. Nov 2019
  161. United Free Church of Scotland: Design for Manses in the Highland Districts. Nov 2019
  162. Engaging communities in our Highlands and Islands. Oct 2019
  163. Inspiring creativity in heritage and the creative industries. Oct 2019
  164. Lord Leverhulme on Lewis and Harris. Oct 2019
  165. Orkney gables. Oct 2019
  166. Researching the history of Fountaine Hospital Almshouse. Oct 2019
  167. Re-thatching a Hebridean blackhouse. Oct 2019
  168. Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings. Oct 2019
  169. Southwark Council's programme of rooftop housing development. Oct 2019
  170. Unlocking the Church: the lost secrets of Victorian sacred space. Oct 2019
  171. 6 Burlington Gardens. Sep 2019
  172. Boom Cities: architect-planners and the politics of urban renewal in 1960s Britain. Sep 2019
  173. Caithness Broch Project. Sep 2019
  174. Conservation in the Highlands and Islands. Sep 2019
  175. Heritage case studies from Scotland. Sep 2019
  176. Historic high streets to receive £95m boost. Sep 2019
  177. Old Buildings, New Architecture. Sep 2019
  178. PAS 2035. Sep 2019
  179. Prefab bungalows. Sep 2019
  180. The challenges and opportunities of conservation in the Highlands and Islands. Sep 2019
  181. The iron roof at the Albert Dock. Sep 2019
  182. The Livery Halls of the City of London. Sep 2019
  183. The Victorian Society's Top 10 Endangered buildings 2019. Sep 2019
  184. The World Recast: 70 buildings from 70 years of Concrete Quarterly. Sep 2019
  185. War memorials. Sep 2019
  186. Caring for war memorials. Aug 2019
  187. Characterising Neighbourhoods: exploring local assets of community significance. Aug 2019
  188. Conservation of Architectural Ironwork. Aug 2019
  189. Conserving Europeanness. Aug 2019
  190. Fountaine Hospital Almshouse. Aug 2019
  191. Opening up at Covent Garden. Aug 2019
  192. The British Mosque: an architectural and social history. Aug 2019
  193. Visby as a historic urban landscape. Aug 2019
  194. A Steeplejack's View of Life. Jul 2019
  195. An art deco cinema on wartime Orkney. Jul 2019
  196. Brexit and UK research into cultural heritage. Jul 2019
  197. Conserving structures in historic designed landscapes. Jul 2019
  198. Great Yarmouth Preservation Trust. Jul 2019
  199. Harmonising heritage in the Nordic countries. Jul 2019
  200. Municipal Dreams: the rise and fall of council housing. Jul 2019
  201. Post-war rebuilding. Jul 2019
  202. Royal Ordnance Factories. Jul 2019
  203. Seashaken Houses: A lighthouse history from Eddystone to Fastnet. Jul 2019
  204. Second world war heritage at sea. Jul 2019
  205. The Dukes of Normandy and the second world war. Jul 2019
  206. The New Tenement: residences in the inner city since 1970. Jul 2019
  207. Waterfronts Revisited: European ports in a historic and global perspective. Jul 2019
  208. 2019 Gus Astley Student Awards. Jun 2019
  209. Hardy Plants and Plantings for Repton and Late Georgian Gardens (1780-1820). Jun 2019
  210. Heritage and Brexit. Jun 2019
  211. Heritage protection in Ireland. Jun 2019
  212. International heritage policy. Jun 2019
  213. New Design for Old Buildings. Jun 2019
  214. Conservation in action at the Engine Shed. May 2019
  215. Conserving and managing historic designed landscapes. May 2019
  216. Dorchester on Thames neighbourhood development plan. May 2019
  217. Durham Cathedral's Open Treasure project. May 2019
  218. England's Railway Heritage from the Air. May 2019
  219. Our Town Hall, Manchester. May 2019
  220. Shared heritage from a social perspective. May 2019
  221. Shared space: people, traffic and historic townscape. May 2019
  222. Sharing local authority conservation services. May 2019
  223. Technology in the Country House. May 2019
  224. The Story of Kensington Palace. May 2019
  225. Titanic Quarter. May 2019
  226. Value in the view: conserving historic urban views. May 2019
  227. Future of seaside towns. Apr 2019
  228. Notre Dame, a conservation perspective. Apr 2019
  229. Chapels of England: buildings of protestant nonconformity. Mar 2019
  230. Chinese Wallpaper in Britain and Ireland. Mar 2019
  231. Crittall metal windows. Mar 2019
  232. Culture: Urban Future. Mar 2019
  233. Port Sunlight's local listed building order. Mar 2019
  234. The benefits of investing in heritage at risk. Mar 2019
  235. The Devetaki Project. Mar 2019
  236. Conservation, climbing and graffiti. Feb 2019
  237. Walking interviews. Feb 2019
  238. Working with volunteers to care for heritage. Feb 2019
  239. Alternative futures for heritage. Jan 2019
  240. Building a Crossing Tower: a design for Rouen Cathedral of 1516. Jan 2019
  241. The Past and Future City. Jan 2019
  242. Sourcing stone to repair Exeter Cathedral. Sept 2018
  243. An ethnographic approach to conservation. Dec 2018
  244. Douglas Sea Terminal Building. Dec 2018
  245. Impact of heritage sector local authority funding cuts in south west England. Dec 2018
  246. Restoring the Palace of Westminster's ventilation system. Dec 2018
  247. The 18th century schooner Peggy. Dec 2018
  248. The Great Barn of 1425-27 at Harmondsworth, Middlesex. Dec 2018
  249. Hot-mixed mortars: the new lime revival. Nov 2018
  250. Inspecting historic fibrous plaster ceilings. Nov 2018
  251. The lost house revisited. Nov 2018
  252. Town and Country Planning Act 1968. Nov 2018
  253. Making Magnificence: architects, stuccatori and the eighteenth-century interior. Oct 2018
  254. Mortar analysis for specifiers. Oct 2018
  255. Stone consolidants. Oct 2018
  256. 100 Sustainable Scottish Buildings. Sep 2018
  257. Are works to listed buildings demolition or alteration?. Sep 2018
  258. Finding stone to conserve historic buildings. Sep 2018
  259. Armitage Rigby. Aug 2018
  260. Building archaeology and conservation. Aug 2018
  261. Castle Rushen Quarterdeck. Aug 2018
  262. Conservation in the heritage cities of Venice and Liverpool. Aug 2018
  263. IHBC response to revised NPPF. Jul 2018
  264. St James's Priory, Bristol. Jul 2018
  265. The architecture of the Isle of Man. Jul 2018
  266. The TT races and the landscape. Jul 2018
  267. Traditional construction materials on the Isle of Man. Jul 2018
  268. 10,000 years of settlement on the Isle of Man. Jun 2018
  269. Floorscape in art and design. Jun 2018
  270. Practical Building Conservation: Earth, Brick and Terracotta. Jun 2018
  271. Private rented sector regulations and traditional buildings. Jun 2018
  272. Violet Pinwill, woodcarver. Jun 2018
  273. Glossary of paving terms. May 2018
  274. Gustavo Giovannoni on planning in historic towns. May 2018
  275. Howell Killick Partridge and Amis. May 2018
  276. Penarth Alabaster. May 2018
  277. Coal holes, pavement lights, kerbs and utilities and wood-block paving. Apr 2018
  278. Floors of the great medieval churches. Apr 2018
  279. IHBC responds to conservation critique. Apr 2018
  280. Photographing Historic Buildings. Apr 2018
  281. Britain's historic paving. Mar 2018
  282. Britain's Lost Churches. Mar 2018
  283. Heritage, Conservation and Communities. Mar 2018
  284. The history of listed buildings. Mar 2018
  285. Congestion in historic cities. Feb 2018
  286. The conservation of historic transport infrastructure. Feb 2018
  287. The landscapes of Cambridge. Feb 2018
  288. Traditional Homes of the South Downs National Park: an introduction. Feb 2018
  289. Energy Efficiency and Comfort of Historic Buildings. Jan 2018
  290. The Country House: material culture and consumption. Jan 2018
  291. Towns and cities in history. Jan 2018
  292. Urban Heritage, Development and Sustainability. Jan 2018
  293. What makes a heritage-at-risk officer. Jan 2018
  294. Conservative surgery in Edinburgh. Dec 2017
  295. Rebuilding and reconciliation in Homs. Dec 2017
  296. The creative re-use of historic prisons. Dec 2017
  297. Conserving Ruchill Hospital water tower. Nov 2017
  298. IHBC warn government on retrofitting older homes. Nov 2017
  299. Liveable Yangon: for whom?. Nov 2017
  300. Reconciling conservation and sustainable development. Nov 2017
  301. The green belt and historic buildings. Nov 2017
  302. Car parking in conservation areas. Oct 2017
  303. Conservation as action and reaction. Oct 2017
  304. Planning for sustainable historic places. Oct 2017
  305. Small vernacular agricultural buildings in Wales. Oct 2017
  306. Space, Hope and Brutalism. Oct 2017
  307. Wimpole Gothic Tower conservation. Oct 2017
  308. Gardens Trust. Sep 2017
  309. Thermography for traditional buildings. Sep 2017
  310. Understanding the performance of solid walls. Sep 2017
  311. Energy efficiency for the National Trust. Aug 2017
  312. Energy-related retrofits of buildings and urban areas, a comparison between Germany and the UK. Aug 2017
  313. How to deal with retrofit risks. Aug 2017
  314. Understanding dampness. Aug 2017
  315. Fitness for purpose in listing considerations. Jul 2017
  316. Harrogate in 1988. Jul 2017
  317. Mr Barry's War. Jul 2017
  318. Scotland's Homes Fit for Heroes. Jul 2017
  319. The Each Home Counts report and traditional buildings. Jul 2017
  320. Capacity-building grants support management of the historic environment. Jun 2017
  321. Community engagement in conservation. Jun 2017
  322. Conservation areas and protecting open space. Jun 2017
  323. How to make conservation areas work. Jun 2017
  324. Is conservation area policy fit for purpose 50 years on. Jun 2017
  325. Restoring Clitheroe Pinnacle. Jun 2017
  326. After the Fire: London churches in the age of Wren, Hooke, Hawksmoor and Gibbs. May 2017
  327. Chester, conservation as positive action. May 2017
  328. Civic Amenities Act. May 2017
  329. Compulsory purchase orders for listed buildings. May 2017
  330. Conservation in Chester. May 2017
  331. Conserving Cornish harbours. May 2017
  332. Education, training and standards for 21st century conservation professionals. May 2017
  333. Heritage perspectives on infrastructure. May 2017
  334. Integrating conservation in multi-disciplinary consultancies. May 2017
  335. Manor Farmhouse listed building prosecution. May 2017
  336. Recording old industrial sites. May 2017
  337. The history of conservation areas. May 2017
  338. The work of Delyn Borough Council in rehabilitating Greenfield Valley Heritage Park. May 2017
  339. Wall insulation and moisture risk. May 2017
  340. The conservation challenge facing Ireland’s industrial heritage. Mar 2017
  341. Energy efficiency of traditional buildings. Feb 2017
  342. IHBC Gus Astley Student Award 2016. Dec 2016
  343. Large-scale murals. Dec 2016
  344. Dudley townscape heritage initiative. Oct 2016
  345. Historic England's charged-for services for listing certainty and pre-application planning conversations. Oct 2016
  346. Malvern station, priory and other buildings. Oct 2016
  347. Nudge theory in relation to historic environment conservation. Oct 2016
  348. Saltaire. Oct 2016
  349. Tecton structures at Dudley Zoo. Oct 2016
  350. The King’s School, Worcester. Oct 2016
  351. Worcester sculptor William Forsyth. Oct 2016
  352. Worcester timber buildings and the Commandery. Oct 2016
  353. Worcester’s Georgian churches. Oct 2016
  354. Bromley Hall evolution. Sep 2016
  355. BS 7913: Guide to the Conservation of Historic Buildings. Sep 2016
  356. Conservation officers in historic towns. Sep 2016
  357. Landscapes of human exploitation. Sep 2016
  358. Restoring Charles Drake's concrete house. Sep 2016
  359. Restoring Singapore shophouses. Sep 2016
  360. Richard Norman Shaw and the construction of Albert Hall Mansions. Sep 2016
  361. Use of railway carriages as holiday homes and permanent housing. Sep 2016
  362. Chinese renaissance architecture in China and Hong Kong. Aug 2016
  363. Decision support for energy improvements. Aug 2016
  364. Implementing the Heritage Protection Reforms. Aug 2016
  365. Retrofit measures for historic buildings and cities. Aug 2016
  366. The Hong Kong shophouse. Aug 2016
  367. Milton Keynes 2050 vision. Jul 2016
  368. Appeals against urgent works notices. Jun 2016
  369. Cautions or formal warnings in relation to potential listed building offences in England and Wales. Jun 2016
  370. Charging for Listed Building Consent pre-application advice part 2. Jun 2016
  371. Charging for Listed Building Consent pre-application advice. Jun 2016
  372. Conservation practice survey 2016. Jun 2016
  373. Forced entry to listed buildings. Jun 2016
  374. French drain. Jun 2016
  375. Historic Environment Service Provider Recognition. Jun 2016
  376. IHBC Context 144. Jun 2016
  377. IHBC Listed Buildings Prosecutions Database. Jun 2016
  378. Local authority conservation specialists jobs market 2014. Jun 2016
  379. Loss of senior conservation staff and posts in England March 2010 to April 2011. Jun 2016
  380. Negotiating skills for conservation professionals. Jun 2016
  381. Planning authority duty to provide specialist conservation advice. Jun 2016
  382. Planning related applications for judicial review. Jun 2016
  383. Presenting to design review panels. Jun 2016
  384. Restoring Kew's Temperate House. Jun 2016
  385. Summary of appeals at October 2014 under S.55 of the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990. Jun 2016
  386. Tax Relief for Heritage: Lessons from abroad. Jun 2016
  387. Urgent works in advance of a listed building consent. Jun 2016
  388. Use of direct action in heritage enforcement cases in England. Jun 2016
  389. Use of injunctions in heritage cases in England and Wales. Jun 2016
  390. Valuing historic places. Jun 2016
  391. VAT Policy for historic buildings. Jun 2016
  392. What data should be incorporated into Historic Environment Records. Jun 2016
  393. Conservation of the historic environment. Dec 2015
  394. IHBC articles.
  395. The Institute of Historic Building Conservation.

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