Spon End Building Preservation Trust
[10 NOV 01] BLACK
SWAN PROJECT GOING WELL
restoring a 15th century building in Spon End have uncovered
an almost complete medieval well. MORE
[05 MAR 01] ENGLISH
HERITAGE BACKS BLACK SWAN WORK
derelict medieval terrace in Coventry has been singled out by
English Heritage as a prime example of how skilled
craftsmanship can restore buildings to their former glory.
[25 JAN 01] EMERGENCY
REPAIRS START AT MEDIEVAL BUILDING
repairs are being carried out at one of Coventry's oldest
buildings as work to bring it back to life gets under way.
[30 NOV 00] MOIRA'S
WET FISH TO BE FRESHENED UP
Coventry’s oldest buildings is to get a new lease of life
after an agreement was signed to transform the medieval
eyesore into a community facility.
[20 MAY 99] SPON
STREET PROJECT WINS BUMPER GRANTS
The Spon Street Building
Preservation Trust has today won almost £200,000 from the
European Regional Development Fund to add to a similar amount
recently awarded by Coventry City Council.
[13 JAN 99] OLD
BUILDINGS REVEAL CAR AND AIRCRAFT LINK
Researchers from the Spon End
Building Preservation Trust have discovered that the 14th
century timber frame building that they are planning to
restore also has connections with the birth of
Coventry's motor and aircraft industries.