Postgraduate Diploma at Architectural Association – Important Notice: The Conservation of Historic Buildings course has been suspended. This is a temporary suspension while the school works to re-organise the programme. Please regularly review the website for further updates.

Can this and should this be restored?

There was a fire over the weekend in Bury St Edmunds and one of the most iconic and well loved local buildings (Grade I) has been pretty much destroyed.  They are trying to save what is left of the front facade but it doesn’t look hopeful at the moment.

The debate has started on how best the building’s significance & value can be maintained for the town….