Manchester Walking Tour

ASCHB joined with IHBC (NW) for a walking tour of Manchester City Centre, led by Stephen Levrant, which proved a fascinating introduction to the history of the city, and the how the changes in commerce had been reflected in the buildings. If you were unfortunate and...

INTBAU Summer School

INTBAU have announced the details of their European Summer School in Classical Architecture in Sweden, 4 – 30 July 2016. The four-week course will be based in the idyllic setting of Engelsberg, two hours north west of Stockholm, a World Heritage Site centred...

Steve Emery’s talk on fire

February’s talk on Fire in Historic Buildings by Steve Emery of Historic England was illuminating on the development of fire, the significance of the room size, ventilation and the catastrophic effect of unsealed service risers. He has sent us the slides of his...