We are

Heritage

We want to change our society, our country and how we view ourselves through our past. We are National Lottery Heritage Fund consultants providing full-service support for project management, business planning, evaluation, resilience building, activity plans, consultation, interpretation and visitor experience design.

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We are

Culture

We believe culture makes better places and better people. We believe in challenging people's experiences and widening our world-view, whether that's through sharing individual stories or a 1000-person performance. We believe in the power of culture to make great places and empower people to be great too.

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We are

Planet

We balance the future alongside our history, focusing on what makes a positive difference to the people yet to come, celebrating our planet and our culture and learning from our past.

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We are

Places

We believe that places can be made better by listening to the people within them. As master planners and regeneration specialists, we put people first and inspire them to think bigger.

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We are

Change

We are Social Value Pioneers. We judge ourselves solely on how well we support our clients to transform, engage and embed people-centred practices and value our overall contribution to civic life based on the benefits our work delivers to audiences we aim to support.

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We are

People

We want to work with organisations that are driven by forward-looking people who are listening deeply to their audiences to develop products and services that meet a need and innovate as a matter of course.

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Sarah Dowd

Managing Director

Frank Crosby

Director

Janina McBride

Director

Emma Shirtcliffe

Senior Consultant

Gwendolen Powell

Associate Director

Laura Wakelin

Senior Consultant

Celia Halsey

Heritage Interpreter

Kim Stabler

Associate Director

Key statistics

Launched in 2010, we have worked with over 100 heritage organisations around the country. We are one of the few full-service heritage design & development consultancies in the UK. We are National Lottery Heritage Fund (NLHF) experts and have developed our own interpretive values that help us to develop engaging and inspiring visitor experiences for all audiences.

  • 62

    National Lottery Heritage Fund Projects

  • £112m

    Funding

  • 2

    National Lottery Heritage Fund Consultants

  • 100%

    Success Rate

  • 20

    Consultants UK-wide

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