Heritage Organisations

Please see below UK heritage organisations.

Building Conservation Organisations

Aberdeen City Heritage Trust
Heritage Trust Network
Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland
The Architectural Heritage Fund

The Association of Preservation Trusts
The Building Limes Forum

Churchcare
The Churches Conservation Trust
Civic Society Initiative
Conservation of Traditional Thatch Group (CoTTG)
English Heritage
Historic England
Historic Scotland

Historic Towns Forum
Heritage Lottery Fund

Heritage Open Days
The Historic Houses Association
ICCROM
ICOMOS UK
The Institute of Historic Building Conservation (IHBC)
The Landmark Trust
Maintain Our Heritage
The National Trust
The National Trust for Scotland

SAVE Britain's Heritage
Society of Antiquaries
Ulster Architectural Heritage Society

The Vivat Trust
Welsh Traditional Buildings Forum

Churches Conservation Organisations

Churches Conservation Trust
Friends of Friendless Churches
The Historic Chapels Trust
Friends of the City Churches  
Scotland's Churches Trust

Government Bodies and Departments

CADW
Department for Culture, Media and Sport
- compiles listed building lists.
Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Environment Agency
Northern Ireland Environment and Heritage Service

Planning Portal  
The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales
Southern Organisation for Action in Rural Areas (SOAR)

Societies and Groups

Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings
Bath Preservation Trust
The Cockburn Association Edinburgh Civic Trust

Croydon Palace
The Dance Scholarship Trust
Earth Building UK
Edinburgh World Heritage
FIFE Historic Buildings Trust
Glasgow City Heritage Trust

Hertfordshire Building Preservation Trust
Icon - The Institute of Conservation
Jewish Heritage
Kelmarsh Hall, Northamptonshire
King's Lynn Preservation Trust Norfolk
Heritage Lincolnshire
The Mausolea and Monuments Trust
NADFAS - The National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies
National Heritage Ironwork Group (NHIG)
National Heritage Training Group (NHTG)
New Glasgow Society

North of England Civic Trust
Nottinghamshire Building Preservation Trust
Rothwell Town, Northamptonshire
Scottish Vernacular Buildings Working Group (SVBWG)
Scottish Lime Centre Trust
Scottish  Liasion Group

Sefton Park, Palm House, Liverpool
Sir John Soane's Museum, London
Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB)

Spon End Building Preservation Trust, Warwickshire
Stirling City Heritage Trust

Tayside Building Preservation Trust
Westenhanger Castle, Hythe, Kent
The William Morris Craft Fellowship Trust
Woodchester Mansion Trust
The Zibby Garnett Travelling Fellowship (ZGTF)

 


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Events

Heritage Solid Plastering specialist applied skills programme NVQ Level 3

This programme is designed to provide practical skills, theoretical knowledge and a recognised qualification to craftspeople who are preparing to specialise in heritage plastering trades.

Understanding Repair & Maintenance of Traditional (Pre-1919) Building

Of interest to the public, historic buildings owners, crafts persons, builders and professionals – the Building Crafts College in conjunction with the Old Royal Naval College is offering 2, two-day courses on Repair & Maintenance of Traditional Buildings.

Lime mortars for traditional brickwork

The day will consist of introductory talks followed by practical demonstrations on how to make a decent lime mortar properly, so that a contractors can use it.