Presented by Newbury Spring Festival

Dan Cruickshank

Thursday 11th May 2017, Long Gallery, Englefield House, RG7 5EN

Full Price £16 (talk only) | £21 (talk and afternoon tea)

The life and death of buildings.

Historian and author Dan Cruickshank is a leading expert on architecture and historic buildings, and has travelled and written extensively on the history of art and architecture. As a regular presenter on the BBC, his documentaries delve into the rich and fascinating history of the world’s architectural and cultural treasures, with one of his best-loved television series being Around the World in 80 Treasures.

For his talk this afternoon Dan Cruickshank will present four studies in architectural conservation: Spitalfields; Wentworth Woodhouse; the Euston Arch; Palmyra.

Sponsored by Mr and Mrs Robin Aird