The Conservation and Preservation of Buildings by Peter Messenger

Peter Messenger delivered a fascinating talk on the Preservation and Conservation of historic buildings in Carlisle to enthusiastic members of the Carlisle and District Civic Trust on Tuesday 17th April.

Peter is passionate about his subject and he treated the audience to an intriguing expose of Carlisle’s remarkable stock of historical buildings.

He stressed the importance of balancing the preservation of buildings with their usage and the need of carrying out the correct and timely maintenance of buildings to ensure their conservation.