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Sainsbury's, Greenwich

Award winning Sainsbury’s millennium eco-store not listed

The Twentieth Century Society is disappointed by the decision issued this week not to list the Sainsbury’s eco-millennium store. The award winning Sainsbury’s on the Greenwich peninsula, south… More…

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Feibusch’s mural of Pilgrim’s Progress hidden in Eastbourne

Hidden away in the crypt of Eastbourne’s St Elizabeth’s church (built in 1938 and due to be demolished), is an extraordinary mural by Hans Feibsuch based on the story… More…

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Trinity Square Car Park, Gateshead by Rodney Gordon at Owen Luder, 1967 photo c. Richard Hook

C20 Society needs your support

Join us or donate today to play a key role in making sure the best Twentieth Century buildings survive. We rely on membership subscriptions, donations and legacies to help fund our core activities so your support is crucial. The Society has a formal role in... More...

Events

Palazzos by the Pool: Architects and the Thames, 1914-2014 .

Palazzos by the Pool: Architects and the Thames, 1914-2014 - Members OnlySaturday 30 August 20149:00am to 5:00pmPrice £40, which includes your boat fareThe Thames has stimulated artists and... Events listing...

Frinton-on-Sea 4 - An all day walking tour.

Frinton-on-Sea 4 Saturday, 6 September 2014. 9.45am-5pm. Leaders: John Barter, Rachel Baldwin and Linda Ellis. The partially completed Frinton Park Estate in Frinton-on-Sea, Essex is a remar... Events listing...

Sites of Memory I - Westminster War Memorial Walk

Sites of Memory I - A Westminster War Memorial Walk. Generously Supported By The Heritage Lottery Fund. Saturday 6th September, 2014, 2:00 pmAs we begin four years of commemoration... Events listing...

Building of the month

Cemetery View (c) American Battle Monuments Commission

Cambridge American Cemetery

by India Rose Matharu-Daley Unlike most cemeteries, the Cambridge American Cemetery, dedicated in 1956, lifts the spirits. Its art, architecture and landscape design communicate glory and gratitude, light… More…

About us

Dorothy Annan mural in Farringdon Road

Protecting C20th architecture and design

The Twentieth Century Society exists to safeguard the heritage of architecture and design in Britain from 1914 onwards. The Society’s prime objectives are conservation, to protect the buildings and design that characterise the Twentieth Century in Britain, and education, to extend our knowledge and appreciation of them. More...