Glorious Mud! (Write up)

LESSBIG attended 1 day of a 2 day course, run by The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB) in Slawston, Leicestershire on the 30th of April. There were a number of very informative talks and some hands-on repairs of an earth walled stable block.

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Adults go off for a tea break –  kids swarm in for some muddy fun

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Glorious Mud! An introduction to earth buildings

The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB) is running a 2 day course in Slawston, Leicestershire on the 30th of April and 1st of May on earth buildings, including talks and hands-on repairs of an earth walled stable block.

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You can book 1 or 2 days, or just the evening lecture on the 30th. More info below. LESSBIG will be there and we look forward to writing it up afterwards!

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