2012 Search for UK’s ten most endangered buildings

The Victorian society is calling on people across the country to nominate endangered Victorian or Edwardian buildings in their local area. An … [Read more...]





Wartime rescue boat, HSL102, to get new engines

HSL102, one of two historic World War II rescue boats owned by Portsmouth Naval Base Property Trust (PNBPT), is to be given a new lease of life with … [Read more...]





Old St Helen’s church in Hastings gets conservation grant

The Old St Helen's church at Ore, Hastings is set to be protected thanks to a £470,000 grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund. Abandoned in 1869, the … [Read more...]





Damned un-English submarine gets award

Damned un-English submarine joins other British engineering wonders, including the Thames Barrier, for its part in technological innovation over 111 … [Read more...]





£2m makeover for John Rennie built Lune Aqueduct

The Lune Aqueduct has been awarded  a £1million grant to help restore the 200 year old Grade I listed structure. The grant by the Heritage Lottery … [Read more...]





Regal Cinema in Tenbury gets £680,000 grant

The Regal Cinema in Tenbury, Worcestershire, is to receive a grant to help conserve the Grade II building. Over £680,000 has been awarded by the … [Read more...]





Historic Font to Remain at Draycott

The Victorian Society has welcomed a decision by one of the highest courts in the Church of England to prevent a Somerset parish selling a font out of … [Read more...]