Vanessa Harbar, head of the Heritage Lottery Fund in the West Midlands, added: "Birmingham Civic Society
has played a leading role in championing and saving the city's heritage over the last century.
The Civic Society
says "blank slabs" to be used in the design for flats, a cafe and a restaurant are "particularly hideous".
Secretary of Bangor Civic Society
Don Mathew has branded the planning application "crazy".
The civic society
very much believes that the buildings should be retained and used.
Although Craneshaugh is not Green Belt land, the Civic Society
says that if building is allowed there, another equivalent site would have to replace it as "final phase" - and that would have to come from the Green Belt.
The novelty of this edition was the involvement of civic society
SPEN Valley Civic Society
marked the significance of the old Whitcliffe Mount school which is due to be demolished within weeks.
BIRMINGHAM Civic Society
has appointed a quartet of new trustees to its board and unveiled a new mission to promote its work and the wider city.
It follows concerns raised by Cardiff Civic Society
after such a proposal appeared in the latest draft of the city's local development plan (LDP) in May.
Merseyside Civic Society
claimed the proposal to knock down and reconstruct St Julie's Catholic High School was "unnecessary and undesirable".
A HISTORIC and well loved event has been saved, following action by the town's Civic Society
, who fought to secure funding.