EASA AGM & Autumn Meeting 2020

This year the Autumn meeting and AGM will be held virtually on Thursday 12th November at 2.00 pm.
The Autumn Meeting will start with a talk on the recently published Taylor Report by Historic England’s Diana Evans.
Catherine Ross, the CBC’s Open and Sustainable Churches Officer, will talk about Net Zero Carbon Church Buildings.
Dr David Knight and Dr Joe Elders, both of the Churches Building Council, will then follow on with talks looking at the Faculty Rules and QI’s in relation to sustainability.

Covid 19 Advice.

Can we encourage you to visit the Coronavirus pages on the Church of England website which details arrangements for architects, surveyors and contractors to once more visit churches in the course of their work, providing they are able to do so safely. See https://www.churchofengland.org/more/media-centre/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-churches

NEWS

from related organisations

Heritage News

C of E Environment & The Chapels Society

HRBA’s monthly series from ‘our Roving Reporter’
The 8th in our series of short blogs where ‘our reporter’ describes a new idea or successful initiative being implemented in a historic religious building should now be up on our website. You can read it here https://www.hrballiance.org.uk/news/roving-reporter/heated-pew-cushions/
The idea is to inspire and get people thinking about they might be able to do. So please feel free to share more widely, but please share the link rather than copy the article. We want people to visit the HRBA website and see what else we do!
 
The Big Update now taking place on 10th March 2021
Due to the current and ongoing pandemic, HRBA have made the decision to postpone this year’s Big Update until 10th March 2021. It will follow the usual format of 8 presenters giving 20-minute talks on a wide range of topical and inspirational subjects.
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World Heritage UK and Historic Chapels Trust News

Historic England and SPAB News

News from The VicSoc & The Georgian Group