At work at Bulmer Brick & Tile © Historic England

Best Craftsperson or Apprentice on a Heritage Rescue or Repair Project

This award is sponsored by Ecclesiastical. It recognises a volunteer or professional individual who has demonstrated the application of craft skills that have been key in repairing or rescuing a historic site.

The finalists of the 2018 award in this category were The Bulmer Brick and Tile Company for the craft of traditional brick making in Suffolk, Reuben Marsh for his restoration of the WWI Memorial East Window at St Pol de Léon Church in Cornwall, and the Allen Smelt Mill volunteers in Northumberland.

And the winner is... the Bulmer Brick & Tile Company for the craft of traditional brick making, Suffolk.