The latest report compiled by Heritage Counts has now been published and it reveals that heritage plays an important part in our society.
1. Plays an important part in our wellbeing and quality of life – 93% of residents say that local heritage has an impact on their personal quality of life.
2. Improves places – 80% of people think local heritage makes their area a better place to live.
3. Engages young people – Almost 2 million children visited a historic property as part of a school trip.
4. Is viewed positively by the general public – Nearly all adults (95%) agree or strongly agree that it is important to them that heritage buildings and places are well looked after.
To download the full report go to The Heritage Counts site here