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Ramsgate Historic Gems Gain Listed Status

...These buildings have all been listed by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) on the advice of Historic England and can be found on theNational Heritage List for England....


Black British History Recognised Through Listings

... advice of Historic England. Historic England wants the public to add details of their own stories and pictures relating to black history to the National Heritage List for England - the free-to-search...


New Data Uncovers Surge in Heritage Interest in England

... National Trust and the Historic Houses Association all reporting an increase in membership: 10%, 8% and 11% respectively. These results suggest that heritage is strongly valued by the public. Historic...


New Guidelines Target Heritage Thieves

... crime comes in many forms. When thieves steal metal from listed churches, artefacts from the ground or historic stonework from an ancient castle, they are stealing from all of us and damaging something...


Celebrating London's Sporting Heritage

..., English Heritage Designation Director, said: “From East End boxing halls to concrete diving boards, these listings highlight the variety and scale of the built reminders of our sporting past. They are...


Heritage at Risk 2018

... £10 million (£9,888,723) in grants to help some of the country’s best loved and most important historic sites. The Heritage at Risk Register 2018 reveals that in England:1,489 buildings or structures...


Attitudes to Heritage Survey Results

...% have done voluntary work in the heritage sector in the past year. Childhood exposure to historic sites has an enduring legacy as adults who have visited heritage sites as children are significantly more...


Best Inter-War Pubs Listed

.... Dubbed by architect Basil Oliver as “one of the most sumptuous inns in the district, if not England”, we have upgraded its listing to Grade II*. Also listed is the Royal Oak, on the doorstep of the famous...


Businesses Benefit from Listed Buildings

...The external appearance of the listed building and its local context were cited as the top benefits of trading from a historic building.Owners and operators said their listed buildings provide an...


50 War Memorials Listed to Mark Armistice Day

... and recorded by the Year Five class and put forward for listing as part of Historic England’s Heritage Schools initiative. Communities across the country were devastated by the conflict overseas and the...


Heritage at Risk 2016

... following the collapse of the City Council’s plans for a Heritage Lottery Fund bid. Through their hard work, and Historic England funding, an options appraisal has been completed and we look forward to...


Historic England Preview

...This summer we will open up our Architectural Red Boxes and provide access online to more than 620,000 historic photographs of places all over England.Heritage Action ZonesWe will launch Heritage...


Historic England Angel Award Winners 2018 Revealed

... heritage projects all around the UK and further afield. The family firm is run by Peter Minter whose extensive knowledge about the historic fabric of buildings enabled the family to grow from a small firm...


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