Victorian and Edwardian buildings are irreplaceable, cherished, diverse, beautiful, familiar and part of our everyday life. The Victorian Society is the champion for these buildings. Read about what we do.
Friday 21 August: We are urging Sheffield City Council to re-instate its Crimean War Memorial as part of a £480 million redevelopment and have started an online petition to enable the public to show their support.
Wednesday 12 August: Disappointment over Liverpool Council’s decision to approve controversial plans to demolish historic Lime Street buildings including the locally listed 1912 Futurist cinema.
Tuesday 28 July: A campaigner has launched a fresh legal challenge to Waverley Borough Council’s decision to approve controversial plans to turn Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s former home,‘Undershaw’, into a special school.
Thursday 23 July: Victorian country house, Dalton Grange, which was set to be demolished under plans submitted to the Council, has now received Grade II-listing following an application supported by the Victorian Society.
Tuesday 14 July: We urge the Council to reject the developer’s subsequent application for retrospective planning permission.