£1.2m for Lady Lever Art Gallery

Heritage Lottery Fund endorse project with generous grant. A Napoleon death mask, exquisite Chinese porcelain and world-renowned Wedgwood jasperware are some of the incredible collections, amassed by one man, William Hesketh Lever, which will benefit from a major Heritage Lottery... View Article

Pop art for popular homes

Visitors to the showhomes at Redrow’s Easingwold venture can see more award-winning designs than they bargained for, as paintings from a school’s competition are now taking pride of place. The paintings were produced as part of a project that ran last... View Article

Bristol Old Vic architect wins Stirling Prize

City’s flagship theatre set for world-class upgrade. Designer behind final phase of Bristol’s dramatic theatre revamp wins nation’s top architecture award Work to celebrate theatre’s 250th anniversary is set to transform country’s oldest theatre into welcoming place for all in... View Article

Student cribs annouce their expansion into Liverpool

Student Cribs, the property start-up redefining student living, today announce their expansion into Liverpool, adding five beautifully renovated student homes to their portfolio. Since launching in 2002, Student Cribs has seen promising growth in interest and demand from the student... View Article

2015 Ashden Awards open for entries

National green energy charity Ashden is seeking entries for the 2015 Ashden Awards. Now in their 15th year, the Awards uncover the most exciting green building pioneers from across the UK. Entry to the Awards is free, with winners to... View Article

The water ‘show’ delights Bologna once again

‘Designing emotion’ through water design is the purpose of Bologna Water Design, the extraordinary event, which, from 22nd to 27th September, together with Cersaie, for the third consecutive year, enlivened the fascinating spaces of the Ex Ospedale dei Bastardini in... View Article

Benoy-designed Galerie Šantovka wins Building of the Year

Benoy, the international award-winning firm of Architects, Masterplanners, Interior and Graphic Designers, is proud to announce that Galerie Šantovka has been named the ‘Building of the Year 2014’ in the Retail Category at the Architecture and Building Foundation in the... View Article

Teaming up to explore embodied carbon in Bristol

The Green Register (TGR) are teaming up with the Alliance of Sustainable Building Products (ASBP), Skanska and the Structural Timber Association (STA) on November 13th 2014 to present a new half-day seminar in Bristol entitled Embodied Carbon – Why, How... View Article

Timber Expo reports record visitors numbers

Organisers of Timber Expo today announced the 2014 exhibition was the most successful in the event’s four year history – with over 6,000 visitors attending the show. Event Director, Loretta Sales said: “Timber Expo has grown year on year and... View Article

Two distribution sales recruits join Gerflor in new roles

Global vinyl flooring manufacturer, Gerflor, has created two new territorial sales positions to service its UK distributor and contractor customer base and develop sales of Gerflor’s World-class flooring solutions through these dedicated channels. The role of Sales Representative, Distribution North,... View Article