The UK is a world leader in heritage conservation. But can these buildings also lead our response to the climate crisis?
Around 500,000 buildings in England alone are protected by statutory listing and hundreds of thousands more are situated in conservation areas.
How do we protect them and our nation’s history whilst also protecting the environment – driving towards the UK’s net zero goals and avoiding a surge of maladaptation?
With just four months til COP26, join us for a debate on the critical roles of planning policy, funding, skills and civic pride.