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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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New Future for Former Methodist Church?

Posted on: 25th July 2017

Approvals have been granted for well known building at risk, former Methodist Church at University Road to be turned into a public house. With a proposed spend of £2 million by established chain JD Wetherspoon.

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Heritage Angel Awards: Information Events!

Posted on: 20th July 2017

From 26th July the Ulster Architectural Heritage Society will be out, across Northern Ireland, helping you to find out all about the Heritage Angel Awards Northern Ireland. UAHS will be supported at these events by our funder and partner, the Department for Communities.

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Two Wrongs Don’t Make a Right: Pre-Application Consultation #2

Posted on: 3rd July 2017

UAHS urges public to attend the second consultation on the ‘Belfast City Regeneration Project’ previously referred to as ‘Royal Exchange’.

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Launch of Heritage Angel Awards NI! Apply or Nominate Now.

Posted on: 22nd June 2017

The Inaugural Launch of the Heritage Angel NI Awards took place this week in Belfast.

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Hilden Mill- Hope for a Heritage Led Future?

Posted on: 24th May 2017

UAHS welcomes the news that Barbour Campbell’s Mill, Hilden has been acquired by a new owner. The Society hopes sale spurs Hilden's long awaited heritage led future.

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Belfast’s Next 15 Years? UAHS Responds to Proposed Plans.

Posted on: 28th April 2017

UAHS responds to the Belfast City Council Preferred Options Paper, for the 2020-35 Local Development Plan.

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UAHS~IGS Summer School-Returns June 2017!

Posted on: 19th April 2017

The UAHS~IGS Summer School returns 7th-10th June 2017. This special event brings together students, experts and enthusiasts to explore, discuss, debate and enjoy issues relating to our shared Irish heritage.

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Two Wrongs Don’t Make A Right.

Posted on: 2nd April 2017

As demolition in the area of Upper North Street continues, unabated, this weekend, a deadline approaches for phase one of consultation on plans to remove yet more of Belfast’s built heritage.

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Wiping the Face from Historic Belfast.

Posted on: 14th March 2017

Demolition continued over the weekend 10th-12th March, of the remaining Victorian Warehouses on Belfast’s Kent and Union Streets, despite early warning to Belfast City Council by the Ulster Architectural Heritage Society (UAHS).

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Listed Bank Suffers Damage in Latest North Street Demolition.

Posted on: 22nd February 2017

Following on the loss of three 'nearly listed' buildings on Belfast's North Street, November 2016, further demolition has caused damage to B+ listed, landmark, Art Deco building, former Bank of Ireland, 92-100 Royal Avenue, located on a junction with North Street.

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UAHS Announces Move to Old Museum Building!

Posted on: 15th December 2016

UAHS is on the move! We are delighted to announce that in early January 2017 the Ulster Architectural Heritage Society is moving to the Old Museum building at 7 College Square North, Belfast.

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