Heritage At Risk

Heritage at Risk is a collective term applied to 'designated' heritage assets (i.e. those that are protected as Listed Buildings, Scheduled Monuments, etc.) that are at risk as a result of neglect, decay or inappropriate development, or are vulnerable to becoming so.

In England, an annual Heritage at Risk Register is published by English Heritage. The survey is used by national and local government, a wide range of individuals and heritage groups to establish the extent of risk and to help assess priorities for action and funding decisions. This Heritage at Risk data is one of the UK government's official statistics.

The generic phrase 'heritage at risk' is also used by a range of organisations to describe historic assets that are not formally protected by the designation process, including art and canals, but that are in danger of decay or loss.

Read more about Heritage At Risk:  What Is Included?, Origins of The Survey, Official Statistic, Key Statistics, Other Registers, Protecting At-risk Sites

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Heritage At Risk - Protecting At-risk Sites
... including information about grants for which they may be eligible Some at-risk sites need significant public resources to allow major repairs, stabilise their condition, or change the way in which ... English Heritage is concerned that the progress made over the past decade could soon stall or be reversed due to the current economic climate ... Times calling on the government to save our heritage ...
Buildings At Risk Register - England - Heritage At Risk
... In July 2008 English Heritage replaced the "Buildings at Risk Register" with the new Heritage at Risk Register ... In addition to historic buildings at risk, the Heritage at Risk Register includes England’s most important archaeological sites, its registered historic parks and gardens, its registered ... An updated survey, listing the buildings at risk in England, is published annually by English Heritage each autumn ...

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