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Heritage Update E-bulletin

Heritage Update

The voice for the independent heritage movement, Heritage Update is a free e-bulletin produced on a fortnightly basis by The Heritage Alliance and distributed directly to subscribers’ inboxes and published online. A current affairs briefing on and for the heritage sector, Heritage Update has gone from strength to strength since its initiation in 2003, reaching the milestone of 300 issues in May 2015.

If you would like access to the latest information on policy updates, news, consultations, job vacancies, events and courses from and also affecting the independent heritage movement, then subscribe for free today to receive our fortnightly Heritage Update e-bulletin!


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The Country Houses Foundation is a charitable grant giving foundation. The main aims of the Foundation are to support the preservation of buildings of historic or architectural significance together with their gardens and grounds, for the public benefit.

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Heritage Update Schedule

Heritage Update is circulated every alternative Friday with minor alteration to accommodate major holidays. The forthcoming schedule is as follows: 10th and 24th June 2016; 8th and 22nd July; and 5th and 19th August. The deadline for copy is the Wednesday before publication.

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