ISG chosen to build Bristol’s first studio school

ISG will construct the Digitech Studio School Bristol, the city’s first studio school specialising in the digital, high-tech and creative sectors. The project is for a new two-storey school building providing a range of modern classroom and design spaces, along... View Article

Planning granted for Abington High School

Oadby and Wigston Borough Council have granted planning permission to Abington High School for  Erection of two single storey extensions to link Abington and Bushloe schools, extension to changing rooms in Abington sports hall, external elevation remodelling to Abington, Bushloe... View Article

Planning granted for Sir Thomas Freemantle Secondary Free School

Aylesbury Vale District Council have granted planning permission for  the erection of new 3 storey building to form Sir Thomas Freemantle Secondary Free School (Class D1), including sports hall, external play space, car parking and cycle provision, and associated works. The... View Article

Planning granted to Aberdeen City Council for Marischal College

Aberdeen City Council have been granted planning permission to build a three storey secondary school with associated sports facilities, floodlit 3G pitch, hard and soft landscaping, car parking, bus drop off and access road for Marischal College. The architects are JM architects.To view... View Article

Serpentine reveals designs for Pavilion and four summerhouses

The Serpentine has revealed the designs for its expanded Architecture Programme for 2016: the 16th annual Pavilion designed by Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) (Copenhagen/New York) and four newly commissioned Summer Houses by Kunlé Adeyemi – NLÉ (Amsterdam/Lagos), Barkow Leibinger (Berlin/New York),... View Article

AHR completes redevelopment of historic Liverpool landmark

AHR has completed the redevelopment of the Watson Building in Liverpool providing 75,000 square feet of flexible Grade A office space. The scheme included the refurbishment of the existing Grade II listed building, a one-storey roof extension and the construction of a new eight storey... View Article

Government backs build to rent homes at Swiss Cottage

A plan to regenerate Swiss Cottage town centre has been given the go-ahead by the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government. Essential Living, a developer and operator of homes for rent, will deliver and manage the mixed-use scheme... View Article

Saracen ‘pushes the boat out’ for Grip Media

Saracen Interiors has taken to the water for new client, digital agency and student finance expert, Grip Media. The leading workplace consultant has completed the refurbishment of a boat at Canary Wharf for the young agency, giving Grip Media a... View Article

Mecanoo wins Tainan Public Library competition

Mecanoo architecten has won the competition to design the new Tainan Public Library in Taiwan. Working in partnership with Kaohsiung-based MAYU architects+, the Dutch practice will create the 35,000 m² library, which will feature reading rooms, special collections, study spaces,... View Article