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From: Thursday 11.10.18
at 10:00am
To: Thursday 11.10.18
at 5:00pm

AABC - Annual Conference 2018


Durham Cathedral



'Exploring Durham Cathedral’s Past and Present’

Please join us on 11th October at Durham Cathedral for our Annual Conference, ‘Exploring Durham Cathedral’s Past and Present’.

The day will include talks, tours and networking!

Time: 10am - 4:45pm

Non-members are welcome and lunch will be provided.

Please find below, the programme for the day:

10am AGM

10.30 History of Durham Cathedral - Norman Emery, Archaeologist

11.00 Stonework: understanding, policy and conservation practice at Durham Cathedral - Dr Alex Holton, Archaeologist and Stone Consultant

11.30 Limes in building conservation - David Wiggins, CARE Registered Engineer

12.15 Q+A Session

12.30 LUNCH

13.15 Strategic planning for cathedrals & environs - Maya Polenz, Head of Property, Durham Cathedral

13.45 Case study – Open Treasures Project - Chris Cotton, Cathedral Architect


14.30 TOURS

1) Belfry – Dr Alex Holton

2) Open Treasures Project - Chris Cotton & Norman Emery

15.30 TOURS

1) & 2) Swap over

16.30 FINAL Q+A

16.45 Close