‘How to: write conservation reports’ guide

This guide is for non-specialists. It explains how to write a Conservation Statement
and Conservation Management Plan. Understanding and documenting why a historic building is
important is key to its successful restoration and re-use. It is particularly valuable where a building is to
undergo a change of use. If you wish to bring a historic building back into use, then this guide is for you.

‘How to: Fundraise from private sources’ guide

This is a free resource to assist communities in finding and maximising funding for their regeneration projects. The guide explains how to create a diverse funding structure to mitigate risks and ensure success; sets out how to deliver a sustainable fundraising strategy that focuses on attracting private funding; and provides advice on how to secure […]

‘How to: Make the business case for your project’ guide

Produced in partnership with The Churches Conservation Trust, this guide provides detailed advice on business planning for heritage projects. To accompany this guide there are two sets of financial templates freely available to download here – version one is populated with a fictional case study, whereas version two is blank and ready to use. Topics: Business Planning, Options […]