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Context is the journal of the Institute of Historic Building Conservation which represents professionals working in the historic built environment in the UK. It is published five times a year and is distributed to Institute members and to a range of other subscribers. Context informs readers about developments in professional practice and the management of the historic environment and provides a forum for discussing issues of professional concern.

Context is edited by Rob Cowan. All enquiries should be directed to: editor@ihbc.org.uk Context is published five times a year.


Guidance for contributors to Context
Notes for authors
Notes for book reviewers

Publication schedule
Number Theme Copy submission deadline Publication Date
156 Annual School 13th July 2018 7th September 2018
157 Europe 14th September 2018 9th November 2018

ACTING CHAIR OF EDITORIAL BOARD
Michael Taylor email

The IHBC is a registered charity and exists to promote our charitable objectives. Context is sent to individuals who are not members of the IHBC only when they subscribe to the charity. Subscriber rates are the same as membership rates, and benefits include, as well as Context, the IHBC's annual review, the IHBC Yearbook. Subscribers are strongly encouraged to sign up to Gift Aid to support the IHBC's charitable activities. No concessionary rates are available to subscribers. To join as a subscriber please contact admin@ihbc.org.uk.

Context is made available to corporate bodies (libraries; educational bodies etc) at a corporate subscription rate, including postage of: United Kingdom £60; Elsewhere £90.

Subscription orders together with cheques made payable to the 'Institute of Historic Building Conservation' should be sent to the:

IHBC Business Office: IHBC, Jubilee House, High Street, Tisbury, Wiltshire SP3 6HA Tel 01747 873133
Fax 01747 871718

Email admin@ihbc.org.uk



Context on-line archive
The articles from Context are published on a searchable on-line archive six months after publication. To visit the archive click here.

Advertising
To advertise appropriate products and services in Context, please contact our publisher Cathedral Communications on context@cathcomm.co.uk, 01747 871717. Full details

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Cover of
CONTEXT No.155
July 2018


Articles include:

From theory to practice and back again Tom Yarrow and Rebecca Madgin

How conservation matters
Tom Yarrow, in conversation

Historic research as an applied science
Henrik Schoenefeldt

The old alliance of urban history and conservation
Simon Gunn

Care, repair and adaptive heritage practice
David Mitchell and Caitlin DeSilvey

Assembling alternative futures for heritage
Heritage Futures team

Why do you work with volunteers?
Harald Fredheim

Conservation, climbing and graffiti SiânJones, Alex Hale, Stuart Jeffrey, John Hutchinson, Mhairi Maxwell and John Stuart Watson

Walking the talk through historic places
Andrew McClelland

Crittalls and metal windows
David Andrews

From risk to regeneration
Nick Bishop and Rebecca Barrett




The 2018 IHBC Yearbook

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