The recording of the Historic England webinar ‘Energy Efficiency: Retrofit in Traditional Buildings Policy and Research Update’ is now available at

The webinar includes contributions from Nicholas Heath (Sustainable Traditional Buildings Alliance), Dr Paul Baker (Building Physics Consultant), Harry Paticas (Architect) and Sarah Khan (Roger Mears Architects) and was chaired by Morwenna Slade, Historic England’s Head of Historic Building Climate Change Adaptation. The CPD introduces the energy efficiency policy context for England, and offer case studies on assessment and managing significance. The CPD explains the findings from Historic England funded research on hygrothermal monitoring and modelling. Sarah Khan’s talk explains how history can be used to improve energy efficiency.

Originally planned to take place at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings, this CPD is provided free of charge, thanks to support from the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation and National Lottery Heritage Fund.

View webinar part 1 of the Energy Efficiency Retrofit event- recorded 26 January 2021
View recording of part 2 of the Energy Efficiency retrofit event- 2 February 2021