High streets lie at the heart of communities but are under increasing pressure as more people choose to shop online. At the same time, communities are reimagining and regenerating local places by turning disused or underused buildings into creative spaces, offices, retail outlets, and housing.
Stir to Action are working with Architectural Heritage Fund
(AHF) to offer 30 fully-funded places
on High Streets: Agents for Economic Change
workshop in Bristol (13 Nov 2019), Bradford (19 February 2020), and Plymouth (22 April 2020), as part of AHF’s £15 million Transforming Places through Heritage programme
to breathe new life into historic high streets and town centres across England.
Are you a charity or social enterprise with an idea for bringing a heritage building into a new sustainable use for community benefit? Find out more about how to apply below.Eligibility
You can apply if: