Month: April 2015

Westminster City Council approve demolition in The Strand

In the latest planning disaster to strike at our heritage, Westminster City Council, or to be more precise, 4 individuals appointed to make decisions on behalf of Westminster City Council, have voted 3:1 to allow Kings College, Westminster London to demolish a historic row of buildings in one of the city’s most famous streets, the …

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Ask your local candidates about archaeology and the historic environment

RESCUE is a member of the Heritage Alliance, an umbrella body representing over one hundred heritage organisations with a combined membership of over 6.3 million people (http://www.theheritagealliance.org.uk/). As part of the election campaign, the Heritage Alliance has drafted a letter, available on their website (http://www.theheritagealliance.org.uk/take-action) which can be sent to local candidates to focus their …

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