Category: Heritage, Conservation & Archaeology

Saving the Last Major Bellfoundry in Britain Project Underway
Heritage, Conservation & Archaeology

Saving the Last Major Bellfoundry in Britain Project Underway

The Saving the Last Major Bellfoundry in Britain Project is entering its next stage as it invites main contractors to tender for a programme of capital works …

Spectrum Properties to preserve historic Mansion House in Tollcross Park in prestigious development for Glasgow’s East End
Heritage, Conservation & Archaeology

Spectrum Properties to preserve historic Mansion House in Tollcross Park in prestigious development for Glasgow’s East End

The future of the A-listed Mansion House, the Scottish baronial masterpiece in Tollcross Park in Glasgow, has been secured by its sale to a local …

Beard replaces historic columns as part of refurbishment of Grade I listed library
Heritage, Conservation & Archaeology

Beard replaces historic columns as part of refurbishment of Grade I listed library

Oxford-based construction firm Beard is replacing 28 historic columns as part of a major refurbishment of a Grade I listed building, within the grounds of …

Re-imagining the Harris Project Update
Heritage, Conservation & Archaeology

Re-imagining the Harris Project Update

Today at full council, following a thorough procurement process, Preston City Council have appointed Conlon Construction Ltd as the Re-imagining the Harris Project preferred construction …

Nottingham Castle ‘Refurbishment project of the year’ shortlisting for G F Tomlinson at prestigious Building Awards
Heritage, Conservation & Archaeology

Nottingham Castle ‘Refurbishment project of the year’ shortlisting for G F Tomlinson at prestigious Building Awards

Midlands-based contractor G F Tomlinson has been shortlisted for ‘Refurbishment of the year’ at the annual Building Awards, recognising work undertaken at Nottingham Castle. The …

Bronze and Iron Age Skeletons Discovered at Housing Development
Heritage, Conservation & Archaeology

Bronze and Iron Age Skeletons Discovered at Housing Development

A team of archaeologists have unearthed human skeletons during the excavation of a Bronze to early Iron Age settlement on This Land’s™ Burwell site, in …

G F Tomlinson Continues to Protect Local Wildlife
Heritage, Conservation & Archaeology

G F Tomlinson Continues to Protect Local Wildlife

Midlands based contractor G F Tomlinson continues its quest to protect local wildlife as part of their day-to-day construction activities and have recently installed by …

CBRE SEEKS DEVELOPMENT PARTNER FOR HISTORIC CHESTER SITE
Heritage, Conservation & Archaeology

CBRE SEEKS DEVELOPMENT PARTNER FOR HISTORIC CHESTER SITE

Regeneration Of Dee House Progresses CBRE has been instructed by Cheshire West and Chester Council to seek a development partner to be part of the …

HS2 archaeologists make a once-in-a-lifetime Iron Age discovery, dubbed ‘The Hillingdon Hoard’
Heritage, Conservation & Archaeology

HS2 archaeologists make a once-in-a-lifetime Iron Age discovery, dubbed ‘The Hillingdon Hoard’

Over 300 Iron Age ‘potins’ – or small coins – discovered on HS2 site in West London Video and images of the Hoard available: https://mediacentre.hs2.org.uk/resources/f/archaeology-sites-and-discoveries/greater-london-area-south/hillingdon-hoard  …

Build for the future, rediscover the past
Heritage, Conservation & Archaeology

Build for the future, rediscover the past

Preparatory work for a £10.9m Oxford City Council housing development has unearthed fascinating glimpses into Oxford’s past. Council housing company Oxford City Housing Ltd (OCHL) …