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World Heritage UK 2022 Annual Conference

Celebrating 50 years of the World Heritage Convention, and looking ahead to the next 50. Monday 3rd & Tuesday 4th…

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World Heritage UK 2022 Annual Conference

World Heritage & Peace

Newcastle University’s project’s aims are to build awareness, understanding and promotion of the underlying principle of World Heritage as a…

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World Heritage & Peace

Periodic Reporting 3rd Cycle

European World Heritage Sites need to prepare for the upcoming UNESCO World Heritage Convention Periodic Reporting. Periodic Reporting is a…

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Periodic Reporting 3rd Cycle

Historic Environment Overview 2021-22

The Historic Environment Overview reports on how the UK’s heritage sector has fared over the past 12 months. Throughout the…

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Historic Environment Overview 2021-22

Features

World Heritage Lost

There have been three recent articles in professional journals reflecting on the recent loss of Liverpool’s World Heritage Site status.…

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World Heritage Lost

World Heritage UK’s COP 26 statement

World Heritage UK (WHUK) calls upon the UK Government and all the leaders of signatory State Parties to the World…

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World Heritage UK’s COP 26 statement

Visitor Centres in a Changing World webinar

A report by webinar chair and WH:UK Trustee, Jane Gibson, Durham World Heritage Site Coordinator On 18th February, World Heritage…

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Visitor Centres in a Changing World webinar

In memory of Mark Suggitt

The Board of Trustees of World Heritage UK were shocked and saddened to hear of the untimely death of Mark…

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In memory of Mark Suggitt

Opportunities

Job opportunity – New Lanark WHS

New Lanark Trust is offering an exciting job opportunity to join their Heritage Team as a Heritage Officer with a…

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Job opportunity – New Lanark WHS

Job Opportunity-Port Sunlight Village Trust

Conservation and Maintenance ManagerPermanent contractSalary: £27k – £30k depending on experience World Heritage UK member Port Sunlight Village Trust is…

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Job Opportunity-Port Sunlight Village Trust

Cornish Mining WHS – request for quotes

Cornwall Mining World Heritage Site Partnership Board Governance Review Cornwall Council would like to invite submissions to quote for a…

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Cornish Mining WHS – request for quotes