Other bodies with an interest in architecture and buildings

Here is a non-exhaustive list of other organisations with interests in architecture and buildings that you may find useful.

Founded in 1964, the qualified volunteer guides all have a comprehensive knowledge of local history and guiding techniques.Walks take place on most weekends, and members of the public are welcome to meet the guide at the starting point and pay on the day.
Chiltern Open Air Museum was founded in 1976 with the aim of rescuing threatened buildings.The Museum focuses on vernacular buildings and only accepts buildings those that would otherwise be demolished.
HBPT acquires and refurbishes properties through agreement with the Local Authorities and building owners and also has a consultancy service.
The Churches Conservation Trust
The national body that cares for English churches that are no longer needed for regular worship.