people & practices
The Association of Women in Property's new chairman from March 2003 is Rachel Sanders, partner of NBW Crosher & James, specialists in capital allowances.
James Thomas and Anne Thomas, formerly of Rothermel Thomas, have been appointed from 26 March 2003 as consultants to Howard Sharp and Partners.
The Churches Conservation Trust will be moving to new offices on 12 March.The new address will be 1 West Smithfield, London EC1A 9EE, tel 020 7213 0660, email central@tcct. org. uk.
The Bristol office of international property advisor GVA Grimley has appointed Sara Hamilton as its architect for the south-west.
Speirs and Major and Jonathan Speirs and Associates are merging to form Speirs and Major Associates.
Sidell Gibson Architects has moved to The Canal Building, 37 Kentish Town Road, London NW1 8NX, tel 0207 284 9005, email lastname. firstname@ sidellgibson. co. uk, www. sidellgibson. co. uk.
BAA has appointed Mark Shirburne Davies as design director.
John Walker, an advisor to the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister and former chief executive of the Commission for the New Towns, has been named as chair of the Central Milton Keynes Project Board.
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