What is lost and what’s not

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DAN Cruick­shank, re­spected tele­vi­sion pre­sen­ter and au­thor of many sig­nif­i­cant works on ar­chi­tec­ture ex­plores what we find ir­re­sistible about fine old build­ings.

War­saw old town, parts of Dres­den, the palaces of St Peters­burg; the schloss in Ber­lin... In the UK the Eus­ton arch of 1837 and the first great mon­u­ment of the rail­way age was de­mol­ished in 1961.

What? Dan Cruick­shank – The Re-cre­ation of Lost Build­ings. When? Thurs­day, Septem­ber 17 Where? The El­giva, St Mary’s Way, Che­sham, HP5 1HR Cost? £13 (full), £11 (conc) Call: 01494 582 900 Visit: www.el­giva.com

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