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Heritage Angel Awards 2018 Now Open for Applications!

Posted on: 19th April 2018

On 18th April, Ulster Architectural Heritage launched the 2018 Heritage Angel Awards. The awards seek to celebrate the unsung heroes of local heritage. Applications or nominations are open until Friday 1st June 2018.

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Waterside Station Approval: UAH requests ‘Call In’.

Posted on: 14th April 2018

The very disappointing decision by Derry and Strabane District Council planning committee to approve Translink’s application for the Waterside and to grant Listed Building Consent to a scheme described in the meeting as ‘not a heritage project’ leaves UAH with no alternative other than to request a ‘Call In’ of the applications.

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BBC backs Belfast’s Built Heritage in Broadcasting House Restoration Plans.

Posted on: 22nd March 2018

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) Northern Ireland has announced plans to remain in its listed Belfast Headquarters, Broadcasting House, with an investment of £77M.

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Planning Chaos? Who Owns Belfast?

Posted on: 15th March 2018

Belfast City Council are to hold a special meeting tonight to determine 12 applications forming part of City Centre Regeneration- formerly Royal Exchange plans.

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PETITION: UAH Calls for Automatic Interim Protection to buildings in NI proposed for listing.

Posted on: 7th January 2018

Ulster Architectural Heritage calls for your support to help close a loophole in the listing process in Northern Ireland.

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Straid Congregational Church: Nearly Listed, Nearly Demolished- Now Saved!

Posted on: 7th January 2018

Straid Congregational Church is saved by Building Preservation Notice, despite moves towards its demolition.

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Waterside Plans – A Missed Opportunity for Derry.

Posted on: 13th December 2017

On 22nd November, 2017, Ulster Architectural Heritage addressed a public meeting regarding the restoration of Waterside Station, Derry~Londonderry.

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New book ‘Glamour and Gloom’ launches in time for Christmas!

Posted on: 7th December 2017

UAHS is delighted to introduce our new publication 'Glamour and Gloom: 1930s Architecture in Belfast' - get your copy in time for Christmas!

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Fire – A Foe of Belfast’s Built Heritage.

Posted on: 21st November 2017

Are Developers’ ‘land banks’ of Northern Ireland’s precious Historic Buildings insured against Fire? UAHS asks ‘if not why not’ in light of repeat Donegal Street fires and the ongoing loss of some of our most important architectural assets.

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Heritage Angel Awards- Shortlist Announced!

Posted on: 9th October 2017

The search for Northern Ireland’s first Heritage Angels is moving forward with the final Heritage Angel Awards shortlist revealed today.

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Application Submitted for Phase 1: Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter.

Posted on: 29th September 2017

As application is submitted for 'Phase 1B' of the ‘Belfast City Centre Regeneration’, formerly ‘Royal Exchange’, UAHS speaks out about the application process, and the effect proposals would, if approved, have on Belfast and its heritage.

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New Listings-New Dawn for Protection of Built Heritage in Belfast?

Posted on: 25th September 2017

As the first buildings are listed by issue of Building Preservation Notice since devolved powers in 2015, can this actually be interpreted as a game changer for protection of Belfast’s historic buildings?

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Seacoast Cottage Shines Light on Cuts to Historic Environment Funding.

Posted on: 21st September 2017

The case of Seacoast Cottage serves to shine a light on the lack of funding available to protect some of Northern Ireland’s most important historic buildings.

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Heritage Angel Awards to feature ‘Buildings of Belfast-Heritage in Song’!

Posted on: 10th August 2017

Local artists to support first ever Heritage Angel Awards for Northern Ireland.

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