Welcome to LF Conservation & Preservation

Welcome to LF Conservation and Preservation [LF C&P], the site for all your conservation and preservation needs.

Owned and run by accredited conservator, Lorraine Finch, LF C&P has decades of experience of the conservation and preservation of archive material including paper, photographic material, film, sound and books.

LF C&P can also offer the conservation and preservation of :

  • Art on Paper
  • Weapons
  • Textiles 
  • Paintings
  • Preventive conservation
  • Family and local history research
  • Come and meet Comic Book Girl. A mild mannered conservator's super hero alter ego, who is helping people at home to save their precious family heirlooms from the Agents of Destruction, Wednesday 28th September, 7.00 to 10.00pm, Magpie and Stump, Old Bailey, London.
  • LF Conservation and Preservation makes an exciting discovery. A rare 600 year old survivor; potentially of national significance with coverage in The Eastern Daily Press, Mustard TV and The Daily Mail Online.
  • Read about our experience of the Clore Leadership course in the September 2015 edition of Icon News.


LF C&P cares passionately about the environment. The studio is run from solar power, heated by carbon neutral sources and all waste is reused and recycled.