Delivering Public Engagement, Skills and Training
Harmondsworth Barn Case Study
This case study illustrates how to deliver public engagement, skills and training activities in conservation works in progress.
It is intended for those commissioning, planning and delivering conservation projects, such as clients and project teams including architects, building surveyors, quantity surveyors and contractors.
It outlines how these activities where planned, the range of options considered, which activities were selected and why. It goes on to describe how these activities were delivered including costs and the use of contract clauses to build the activities into the main contractors works. It gives an end project review giving practical lessons learned, the wider benefits to the project, and feedback from the project team and those attending events.
Since this project was undertaken in 2014, English Heritage has become two separate organisations. The English Heritage Trust, the new charity who care for the historic sites and properties, and Historic England the government's expert advisory service for the historic environment.
Building on the lessons learned from this project, English Heritage Trust are continuing to deliver these activities in their projects to encourage the public to view conservation projects in progress, include the wider community in their work and to expand the range of opportunities for volunteers.
- Planning the activities
- Costs and benefits
- Delivering the activities
- Where to get advice
- Series: Guidance
- Publication Status: Completed
- Pages: 20
- Product Code: HEAG150
Also of interest...
Conservation projects offer great opportunities to build in skills and training for those working on the project and to engage with the public.
Historic England is committed to carrying out social and economic research in order to help us to understand the value of heritage.
If you require an alternative, accessible version of this document (for instance in audio, Braille or large print) please contact us:
Customer Service Department
Telephone: 0370 333 0607
Fax: 01793 414926
Textphone: 0800 015 0516
Email: [email protected]