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The Heritage Alliance unites over 100 independent heritage organisations in England as a powerful, effective and independent advocate for heritage.

As England’s biggest coalition of heritage interests we bring together independent heritage organisations from the National Trust, English Heritage, Canal & River Trust and Historic Houses Association, to more specialist bodies representing visitors, owners, volunteers, professional practitioners, funders and educationalists. Our members’ 6.3 million volunteers, trustees, members and staff demonstrate the strength and commitment of the independent heritage movement. Join us today.

Heritage Day sees the launch of Heritage Statement
New Heritage Council to be launched

The Heritage Minister, John Glen, chose The Heritage Alliance’s annual Heritage Day to launch his 
Heritage Statement.  The Minister also praised the work of Heritage Alliance.

Heritage Debate: Is heritage good for your health?

Listen to our 2017 Heritage Debate!

You can now listen online to our Heritage Debate – Is heritage good for your health? Debaters present theory & evidence associated with health & wellbeing &  heritage. We hear about initiatives and research across the sector & from wider, related sectors.

The Heritage Manifesto 2017

Read the Heritage Manifesto 2017

The Heritage Manifesto 2017 sets out four simple asks for the UK Government.

We urge members to use the manifesto as a base for their own advocacy work.

Historic Religious Building Alliance
our manifestos

We bring together those working for a secure future for historic religious buildings

The Historic Religious Buildings Alliance brings together those working for a secure future for historic religious buildings. It is an independently-funded group within the The Alliance. Sign-up for the free monthly e-newsletter from the HRBA team.


  • John Glen launches Heritage Statement at Heritage Day 2017

    The Heritage Minister, John Glen, chose The Heritage Alliance’s annual Heritage Day to launch his Heritage Statement.


  • Over £3m raised by heritage projects due to ‘Giving to Heritage’ training

    An independent evaluation on the Giving to Heritage (GTH) programme has reported that heritage projects have raised £3.15m directly attributable to participation in GTH’s affordable fundraising training.


  • Autumn Budget 2017: Summary

    The Chancellor, Phillip Hammond, has presented the Autumn Budget,


  • Listen to our 2017 Heritage Debate- is heritage good for your health

    If you were unable to attend our debate you can now listen online….More


Tweets from The Heritage Alliance

Tweets from our members

Managed by The Heritage Alliance, the Directory is a free, easy to use guide to potential sources of support, financial and otherwise, for anyone seeking to undertake projects related to the heritage of the United Kingdom.

As well as detailing sources of grants from trusts and foundations, the Directory also lists organisations offering loan finance, awards, scholarships and other “in kind” resources