Shopfront design guides: a collection

Individual shopfronts provide the main platform for a trader to promote their presence. Together they help shape the character of a town. Within conservation areas it is particularly important that shopfronts and signage are well designed and relate to their surroundings. Shopfronts are an integral part of every high street, and many planning policies include … Continue reading Shopfront design guides: a collection

Explore Capability Brown landscape from the air

Historic England have produced a nice tool to help us explore Capability Brown landscapes from the air <here>. Unfortunately, at this stage, they only mean a “virtual” exploration. However, the landscapes around Alnwick Castle are covered including Hulne Park. The example above shows Hulne Priory, and below is Alnwick Garden.

SAHH shortlisted for award

The Association for Heritage Interpretation Awards¬†scheme recognises and rewards best practice in heritage interpretation across the UK and Ireland. These are the only awards to recognise excellence in all types and sizes of heritage interpretation. This year they have shortlisted “Some Alnwick Heritage Heroes” in the Volunteer and Community Projects category. More details <here>.