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Under threat - Richard Seifert's Berners Street scheme

C20 Society warns against demolition of early Seifert building

The Twentieth Century Society has raised concerns over plans by developer Derwent to demolish the Seifert and Partners’ designed former Copyright House building in central London.

Video: First look inside Heneghan Peng's Greenwich School of Architecture

Work is nearing completion on Heneghan Peng’s new School of Architecture building for the University of Greenwich

Bell Phillips Kings Cross gasholder

Bell Phillips wins planning for King's Cross gasholder transformation

Bell Phillips Architects has scooped planning for its contest-winning scheme to transform a redundant gasholder in King’s Cross into a public park

Sketches by Mike Oades of Atomik Architecture

Architects sketch the city for Article 25

Last weekend a gaggle of leading architects sketched the City of London as part of Article 25’s annual 10x10 Drawing the City event

Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, London School of Economics by O’Donnell + Tuomey Architects

Book early: 800 buildings lined up for Open House London 2014

Open House London (OHL) has revealed its full programme of buildings and events

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TateHindle completes City refurb

TateHindle has unwrapped this renovation of a seven storey office block in the City of London

Roz Barr Bayford Mews

Roz Barr wins planning for Hackney live-work unit

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS] Roz Barr Architects has won planning for this live-work unit in Hackney, East London after a lengthy planning battle

31/44 Architects

31/44 Architects wins planning for three-bedroom house

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + PROJECT DATA] Emerging practice 31/44 Architects has won planning for a private house on brownfield land in Lewisham, south London

Heneghan Peng's University of Greenwich School of Architecture

Heneghan Peng's Greenwich School of Architecture nears completion

Heneghan Peng’s long-awaited new School of Architecture building for the University of Greenwich is nearing completion

Doone Silver Architects' 63 Compton

Doone Silver Architects completes Clerkenwell apartments

Newly-formed east London-based Doone Silver Architects has completed this 600m² apartment building in Clerkenwell, London

Altham Lewis

New practices: Altham Lewis Architects

The latest in a series of practice profiles looking at architects who have recently decided to go it alone

Archivate

New practices: Archivate Collective

The latest in a series of practice profiles looking at architects who have recently decided to go it alone

Mark Smith

New practices: MARK Architecture, Landscape & Urban Design

The latest in a series of practice profiles looking at architects who have recently decided to go it alone

Variant Office

New practices: Variant Office

The latest in a series of practice profiles looking at architects who have recently decided to go it alone

LEEP

New practices: LEEP Architects

The latest in a series of practice profiles looking at architects who have recently decided to go it alone

The Shed by Haworth Tompkins

Revealed: Winners of RIBA London Regional Awards

A whopping 33 projects in the capital have won RIBA London Regional Awards

Hawkins\Brown's Oily Cart

Hawkins\Brown completes 'playful' children's theatre

[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + PROJECT DATA] Hawkins\Brown has completed this £350,000 children’s theatre in an annexe of a Victorian Grade II-listed primary school in Tooting, London

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LSE by O'Donnell + Tuomey

At the LSE, O’Donnell + Tuomey has created imaginative, inviting and memorable architecture on an impossible site, writes Joseph Rykwert. Photography by Dennis Gilbert

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Community framework: JW3 by Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands

With some exquisite finishes, the frame of Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands’ JW3 is elegant as well as tough, writes Felix Mara. Photography by Hufton + Crow

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The Tree House by 6a architects

5 houses by 5 practices: The Tree House by 6a architects

Students

Video: First look inside Heneghan Peng's Greenwich School of Architecture

Work is nearing completion on Heneghan Peng’s new School of Architecture building for the University of Greenwich

Heneghan Peng's University of Greenwich School of Architecture

Heneghan Peng's Greenwich School of Architecture nears completion

Heneghan Peng’s long-awaited new School of Architecture building for the University of Greenwich is nearing completion

Architectural education

New campus-less architecture school promises to slash fees

Plans for a new school of architecture with a mantra to provide ‘lower cost, better value architectural education’ have been unveiled

Mel Dodd

Mel Dodd to head Central St Martins' new postgrad architecture course

Mel Dodd of muf_aus has been appointed as programme leader for a new architecture course at Central St Martins

Bartlett Pavilion Comp

Bartlett student to build contest-winning Cornish pavilion

A student from UCL’s Bartlett School of Architecture has won a competition to design a pavilion for a Cornwall sculpture garden

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