Powerhouses of the north

No. 50 November 2015 The Future of Victorian Town halls

When I hunted for it it was gone

Gaving Stamp, author of a new book on George Gilbert Scott, looks back at buildings by Scott that have vanished.

Powering back

Despite some worrying conservation cases, Victorian Town halls in the North are enjoying a renaissance, writes Michael Hall.

Top Ten Endangered Buildings

Joe O'Donnell unveils the Victorian buildings most at risk across the country, as highlighted in the Society's latest campaign.

House notes

Moses Jenkins answers questions about the repair of Victorian decorative plasterwork.


A survey of recent cases tackled by the society, from a threat to Liverpool's Lime Street to a proposal to demolish one of London's earliest cinemas.

Book reviews

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