Historic England Research Magazine

Historic England has published the first issue of Historic England Research, an online magazine that reports on discovery, innovation and science in the historic environment.  Produced twice a year alongside Conservation Bulletin, it is the successor to Research News [links to archive], published by English Heritage. The magazine is intended to keep its readers up-to-date…

Professional institutions should adopt joint-strategy to survive

Professional institutions need to address their problems collectively to keep themselves relevant to modern society, a new report led by ex-Government Chief Construction Advisor, Paul Morrell, has argued. The report, Collaboration for Change, explores the key issues facing professionals and their institutions while analysing some of the threats and pressures for change that they face.…

Compulsory purchase processes consultation

The Department for Communities and Local Government and HM Treasury has published a consultation outlining plans to improve the Compulsory Purchase process.  Published under the Conservative-Liberal Democrat Coalition, the Consultation, Technical consultation on improvements to the compulsory purchase process, is seeking views on a range of proposals which aim to make the compulsory purchase regime…