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AWARDS SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED

AWARDS SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED
Surrey Historic Buildings Trust has announced the shortlist for the Surrey Heritage Awards 2022. Six projects have been shortlisted for this year’s awards, which celebrate Surrey’s architectural heritage by highlighting the best recent conservation and restoration projects. A judging panel led by Dr Seán O’Reilly, Director of the Institute of Historic Building Conservation, is currently assessing the shortlisted projects. The winners will be revealed at a ceremony to be held at Brooklands Museum in Weybridge on March 30. These are the buildings where restoration and repair work has been carried...
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SURREY HISTORIC BUILDINGS TRUST A.G.M.

SURREY HISTORIC BUILDINGS TRUST A.G.M.
The Trust’s 2021 Annual General Meeting will be held via ZOOM at 2.00pm on Wednesday 10th November. [Please note this is a change from the previous notice as it had been our intention to hold the meeting at St Mark’s Church, Hale, but due to ongoing health concerns over the rise in Covid-19 infection rates the Trustees reluctantly decided to hold the AGM on-line instead.] If you are a member of SHBT and have not received the agenda or supporting documentation for this meeting, please call Andy Smith on 07737 271676.
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SURREY HERITAGE AWARDS 2022

SURREY HERITAGE AWARDS 2022
Nominations are invited for the Surrey Heritage Awards 2022. The Awards scheme is run by the Surrey Historic Buildings Trust. It aims to celebrate the county’s architectural heritage by recognising and rewarding the best building conservation projects carried out in Surrey. There are two categories this year: Best Building Conservation Project and Best Building Craftsmanship. Awards will be presented on 30 March 2022 in a special ceremony at Brooklands Museum, Weybridge. For full details of the Surrey Heritage Awards and information on how to enter a building project for an award, please use the...
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CELEBRATING A GREAT BRITISH ARCHITECT

CELEBRATING A GREAT BRITISH ARCHITECT
Read all about the architect Sir Edwin Lutyens and his partnership with garden designer Gertrude Jekyll in the June 2021 edition of Surrey Life magazine – out now! For a copy of Roderick Gradidge’s book, The Surrey Style, about our county’s unique contribution to British domestic architecture, send a cheque for £5.00 to Surrey Historic Buildings Trust, c/o Andy Smith, 24 Floral Court, Ashtead, Surrey KT21 2JL, and we will send you a copy by return. Or call Andy on 07737 271676.
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PRESERVING SURREY’S HERITAGE

PRESERVING SURREY’S HERITAGE
The latest issue of the Surrey Historic Buildings Trust’s newsletter ‘Preserving Surrey’s Heritage’ is out now, with latest news about the Trust’s work, the Surrey Heritage Awards and SHBT’s recent grants for building conservation projects.SHBT Newsletter Autumn 2019 (web)  
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