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 are 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.

Vote for your favourite project

While the winner for this category will be decided by a panel of expert judges, each project is now seeking the public’s support to win a further award. 

All the shortlisted projects are in the running for the Historic England Followers’ Favourite award chosen solely by you. Vote now and choose your favourite project from the 15 finalists.

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  • The Bulmer Brick and Tile Company

    Finalist for the Best Craftsperson or Apprentice on a Heritage Rescue Project, sponsored by Ecclesiastical, at the Historic England Angel Awards '18

  • Reuben Marsh | Stone carving

    Finalist for the Best Craftsperson or Apprentice on a Heritage Rescue Project, sponsored by Ecclesiastical, at the Historic England Angel Awards '18

  • Allen Smelt Mill volunteers

    Finalist for the Best Craftsperson or Apprentice on a Heritage Rescue Project, sponsored by Ecclesiastical, at the Historic England Angel Awards '18