Visioning and Viability

Visioning and Viability is the first in a series of training events to be delivered by LHBT as part of our commitment to building capacity amongst communities and organisations to take on heritage projects.

QUICK GUIDES

Visioning

This Quick Guide to Visioning outlines what is meant by visioning in the context of a heritage project and how to produce strong vision statements, outcomes, aims and objectives.

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Viability and Sustainability

This Quick Guide to Viability and Sustainability explores what areas of a project need to be understood if a project is to get the go ahead (viability), and what measures need to be put in place to ensure a project is a success beyond the funding (sustainability).

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PRESENTATIONS & VIDEOS

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What is a Heritage Project?
by LHBT

LHBT’s Chair of Trustees, Georgina Nayler, introduces heritage projects, providing a range of case studies.

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Understanding a Heritage Project
by Greenwood Projects

What are the RIBA Stages? Who are the professionals involved? How long do heritage projects take? Hear from Greenwood’s Associate Project Manager, Nicola Dyer, and Director, Chris Goucher, and get to grips with the nuts and bolts of a typical heritage project.

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Establishing a Vision
by LHBT

Learn from LHBT’s Vice-Chair, Rosie Fraser, on how to draft an impactful vision statement, and understand what outcomes, aims and objectives all mean.

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How to scope out your project
by Purcell Architects

Niall Philips discusses how to explore a potential heritage project and outlines iconic built heritage projects from Purcell’s portfolio.

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Foundations of Viability
by Architectural Heritage Fund

The AHF is a key early-doors funder. Laura Williams, Regional Support Officer, outlines what AHF considers the key areas to explore when establishing project viability.

 

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Lasting Sustainability
by Alix Slater Consultancy and Training

Alix Slater shares her thoughts and tips on ensuring your project will achieve lasting sustainability once the funding runs out.

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Case Study: Refugee Education UK

Hear from Project Manager Jess Gladwell as she outlines REUK’s journey to securing a vacant hight-street heritage building and transforming it into a hub for young refugees.

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Edmonton Former Girls’ Charity School
by LHBT

Learn about one of LHBT’s own projects, and how Senior Project Manager, Rosie Shaw, has overseen a complex Options Appraisal process at the site.

 

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Case Study: Brixton Windmill Gardens

Chair of Brixton Windmill Gardens, Jean Kerrigan, talks us through how the site was saved and secured piece by piece.

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EXERCISES

Introduction to Heritage Projects

Can you see the opportunities and challenges for this potential project?

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Understanding Programmes and Project Stages

Arrange the actions for each stage of a heritage project into the correct order.

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Mitigating Risk

Rank the likelihood and impact of each identified project risk.

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Measuring Impact

Use this example Outcomes Matrix to define your own essential and desirable outcomes.

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Identifying Funding

Match the funder priorities to the project.

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LHBT training events are made possible by

The training was held virtually across three workshops on 17th May, 25th May and 8th June 2021.

With support and input from

Nicola DeQuincy

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