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  • Building Conservation in the 21st Century

    November 2, 2018

    The latest article by Edwards Hart Director Prof John Edwards has just been published. Appearing in the Journal of Building Survey, Appraisal and Valuation, published by Henry Stewart Publications, best practice in building conservation is described with the help of case studies that include Cardiff Castle, Wellbrook Manor and Somerset House. These are the issues… Read more »

  • CPD by Edwards Hart – Ireland and Wales

    October 9, 2018

    Best practice in building conservation and work to older buildings will be presented by Edwards Hart Director Professor John Edwards in coming months for the CIOB. As well as passing on expert knowledge, Professor Edwards will focus on how individuals and companies can demonstrate their expertise and knowledge including details on the CIOB Building Conservation… Read more »

  • Project Management and Supervision – historic and traditional buildings

    August 20, 2018

    A new course one day has been developed by Edwards Hart for the CIOB Academy and will be delivered by Professor John Edwards using Edwards Hart and other case study material. In broad terms this course will highlight the necessity of inputting heritage management and significance into project management, but also that heritage management must… Read more »

  • Stone Cleaning Seminar in Cardiff

    July 25, 2018

    Taking place in the old stables of Cardiff Castle this free seminar delivered by Thomann Hanry will look at the optimums ways in which to clean stone masonry. Edwards Hart Director for building conservation and co-author of BS 8221-1:2012: Code of practice for cleaning and surface repair of buildings: Cleaning of natural stone, brick, terracotta… Read more »

  • Edwards Hart Delivering Heritage Management Training in Austria

    July 1, 2018

    The European Heritage Agency have appointed Edwards Hart Director Professor John Edwards to deliver training in Europe commencing with its Summer Academy in Austria during August 2018. With heritage expert Rory Cullen, who until recently was Head of Building at the National Trust, a course on heritage management will be delivered over 2 days at… Read more »

  • Building Conservation Course in Bristol

    June 20, 2018

    Having taken place several times in Dublin and Scotland, to date London has been the only English location. The CIOB 2 day Understanding Building Conservation course, developed and delivered by Edwards Hart Director Professor John Edwards, will take place in Bristol on the 16th and 17th October and further details can be found at the… Read more »

  • Edwards Hart MD on the Wales HLF Committee

    June 15, 2018

    Edwards Hart MD Sally Edwards Hart has been re-appointed onto the Wales Committee of the Heritage Lottery Fund for a further four years. The committee advises on grants awarded in Wales.

  • Conservation Courses – Discount for IHBC Members

    May 17, 2018

    IHBC members can received a 15% discount on the cost of building conservation courses provided by the CIOB Academy. CIOB members already receive this discount. Courses are frequently held in London but also take place in Scotland and Ireland.  To avail of the reductions simply contact the CIOB with your IHBC membership number and refer… Read more »