March 2019 Issue 1
I would like to welcome you to our first edition of Restoration and Renewal Matters. This is where we will update you on the progress we are making on the Restoration and Renewal Programme for the Palace of Westminster.
Last year was a momentous year for the Restoration and Renewal Programme. But what does 2019 hold in store?
The shadow Sponsor Board provides leadership on R&R. Find out more about three of the 12 members here.
The Programme was set up to transform the Houses of Parliament to be fit for the future. What’s involved?
Find out more about the seven stages, from design to construction.
Why is the Palace shaped the way it is? Discover how a clash of visions led to the final design of the building.
We asked some of the team to share their favourite items from our heritage collections.
Last year new bodies were put in place to manage the Restoration and Renewal Programme. Here’s an informal guide to who’s doing what.