Episode 6 - Historic England

How can the historic environment on our high streets help to lead the evolution of our future towns and cities? Louise Brennan of Historic England speaks about their approach and 68 new Heritage Action Zones, from Plymouth to Maryport, Cumbria.

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In episode six of the High Streets Podcast we talk to Louise Brennan, Regional Director and High Streets Lead at Historic England.

Historic England has just announced funding for 68 high streets around England, to support projects that rescue, restore and value their local historic environment, using local heritage to support the evolution and success of a place.

What makes for a valuable historic asset and how can local place leaders approach the process of finding and 're-claiming' these?