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We are the public body that looks after England's historic environment. We champion and protect historic places, helping people understand, value and care for them.

The Heritage List

Nearly 400,000 of the most important historic places in England are listed. The List includes buildings, battlefields, monuments, parks, gardens, shipwrecks and more. Listing makes sure their value is protected.

A History of England in 12 Million Records

Discover England's archaeology, historic buildings and social history using the Historic England Archive. We hold 12 million photographs, drawings, reports and publications from the 1850s to the present day.

Breathing New Life into Lovely Old Places

Find out how the Heritage Action Zones initiative aims to improve quality of life in communities across England.

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The Battle of Hastings BMX competition at The Source Park

Andrew Lloyd Webber Names Historic England Angel Awards Winners

20 November 2017

The Historic England Angel Award winners for 2017 were announced at an awards ceremony held at The Palace Theatre in London on 20 November 2017.