Future Events: Tuesday 10 November St George’s Chapel, Windsor Dr Charles Brown will talk of his part in the maintenance and restoration of what Pevsner calls ‘one of the masterpieces of late mediæval architecture in England’. The chapel was begun by King Edward IV, and it is the ceremonial setting of the Order of the… More Dr Charles Brown talks about the restoration of St George’s Chapel, Windsor
The Warwick Castle camping lodges application was approved by Warwick District planning committee last night 8:3. Disappointing result which speaks volumes about Warwick DC’s commitment to heritage and ability rigorously to scrutinise evidence submitted. A disappointing outcome. We await the decision of the Government Office on whether there will be a call-in for public inquiry.… More Warwick Castle Camping Lodges Approved
Stephen Cross, District Council portfolio holder for planning and a Warwick councillor, has had to postpone his planned attendance at our meeting to discuss the Local Plan on Tuesday 13 October. An extra Council meeting has been arranged, on the same subject, at the same time. We are very grateful that, at very little notice,… More A Change to the Programme!
The newsletter is now available and is winging its way to all members. We are delighted to announce a new season of society events which starts at once Tuesday 8 September Warwick Buildings Three speakers will contribute to our first meeting of 2015/16. Mike Hornsby will describe his family’s courageous project to build a contemporary,… More Autumn Newsletter 2015
Up there with the best, Lillington library has been listed! Lillington Library has been given grade II listed status by the Heritage Minister, Tracey Crouch, on the advice of Historic England. It is one of eight later 20th century libraries whose listing has been announced today, coinciding with the listing of the British Library at… More Lillington Library has been listed!
Motorists woke up one mid-70s morning to find new one-way streets made direct crosstown journeys impossible by car. Forty years later Groningen boasts two-thirds of all trips made by bike … and the cleanest air of any big Dutch city. How Groningen invented a cycling template for cities all over the world: Traffic lights with… More Would this Approach Improve Air Quality in Warwick?
The super short period of consultation is now coming to a close, but if you wish to comment on th Air Quality Action Plan there is still time. Warwick District Council say: Whilst there is no statutory obligation to update an Action Plan, the council believes that there is a need to produce a new… More Air Quality Action Plan. Consultation is closing soon.