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PRESS RELEASE STONEHENGE A303 TUNNEL SCHEME

On 12 th November 2020, Grant Shapps, Secretary of State for Transport gave approval for the A303 road…

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Update on the 44th Session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee

The 44th session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, which should have been held in China from 29th June to…

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ICOMOS-UK response the White Paper on Planning for the Future

ICOMOS-UK has submitted response to Planning for the Future, the government’s consultation on planning reform in England, particularly in…

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We are sad to report the death of John Hurd

He will be sadly missed by ICOMOS colleagues around the world, as much for who he was as…

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ICOMOS-UK Statement on Black Lives Matter Protests

The recent killing of the African American George Floyd has inevitably sparked worldwide protests against racism. ICOMOS-UK is…

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ICOMOS-UK COVID-19 Update

This is our update on our arrangements in response to the need for new ways of working to…

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RTM SPOTLIGHT FRIDAY 22ND MAY 2020 CULTURAL TOURISM & THE SDGS

This year’s RTM spotlight focusses on the contribution that cultural tourism, whether associated with built heritage or intangible…

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NEW LANARK World Heritage Site – GOOD NEWS!

An eight year fight to stop gravel extraction near the Falls of Clyde in the picturesque setting of…

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THE NOMINATION OF THE WELSH SLATE MINING LANDSCAPE HAS BEEN SUBMITTED TO UNESCO

The nomination will now be checked for completeness by the UNESCO World Heritage Centre and then passed to…

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ICOMOS-UK 2020: Five Year Strategy

The ICOMOS-UK 2020 Strategy aims to advance and promote the conservation of cultural heritage by strengthening existing international…

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