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RH Partnership\'s revamp of the Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts

Grade II*-listed Basil Spence arts centre gets a revamp Video

4-Aug-2015 | By

Britain’s first university campus arts centre, designed by Basil Spence, has undergone a revamp

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Video: Original competition judges visit Bystrup's T-pylon Video

31-Jul-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

The judges, who selected the Bystrup-designed T-pylon as the winner of the 2011 RIBA-backed contest, have visited the new design in Nottinghamshire

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Video: Sheppard Robson on its super-flexible, low-cost Notre Dame college Video

23-Jul-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Sheppard Robson explain their innovative design for the 950-pupil Notre Dame Catholic College in Everton, Liverpool

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McChesney unwraps new granite benches at King's Cross Video

22-Jul-2015 | By

Ian McChesney has completed his competition-winning benches at King’s Cross’ Granary Square

NEON completes ‘shivering’ Finnish hut Video

14-Jul-2015 | By

Emerging east London-based practice NEON has completed this ‘radical reinvention’ of the common Finnish Hut

Video: first new Battersea Power Station chimney unveiled Video

2-Jul-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

The first of the four chimneys to be rebuilt at Battersea Power Station is now visible

Video: Construction of RSHP's Jean Prouvé demountable house Video

2-Jul-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (RSHP) has modernised the iconic design for the ‘6 metre x 6 metre’ demountable house for use as a holiday home

Video: Howard Davies on the Airports Commission's final report Video

1-Jul-2015 | By

In this video Howard Davies discusses the Airports Commission’s decision to reccomend a third runway at Heathrow to increase the UK’s aviation capacity

Video: Foster + Partner’s scheme for Cardiff transport interchange Video

29-Jun-2015 | By

This video reveals Foster + Partners competition-winning plans for a ‘breath-taking’ new transport interchange in Cardiff city centre

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Video: Marks Barfield Architects' i360 Tower arrives by sea Video

26-Jun-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

Construction of Marks Barfield Architects’ i360 Tower has taken a major step forward with the delivery of the first tower cans by barge

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Studio Weave completes zinc-clad artist’s studio

4-Aug-2015 | By

Studio Weave has completed this zinc-clad artist’s studio on the Kintyre Peninsula, in western Scotland

RH Partnership\'s revamp of the Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts

Grade II*-listed Basil Spence arts centre gets a revamp Video

4-Aug-2015 | By

Britain’s first university campus arts centre, designed by Basil Spence, has undergone a revamp

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Architects: 'Westminster crackdown won't kill off basement work'

4-Aug-2015 | By Colin Marrs

Proposed new rules restricting basement extensions in a second London borough are unlikely to dampen demand for subterranean development, according to architects

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Scott Brownrigg expands into America

4-Aug-2015 | By Colin Marrs

Scott Brownrigg has moved into the US market, opening an office on Fifth Avenue in New York

Roz Barr Architects Augustinian Centre

Roz Barr to design new Augustinian Centre

4-Aug-2015 | By

Roz Barr Architects has been appointed to design a new Augustinian Centre in Hammersmith, West London

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Caernarfon theatre seeks architect for £4m cinema expansion

4-Aug-2015 | By

The Galeri Creative Enterprise Centre in Caernarfon – also known as Galeri Caernarfon – is on the hunt for an architect for a new £4 million extension featuring two cinemas

The R1 building at King\'s Cross by Maki and Associates (park view)

Maki's UK debut set for green light

4-Aug-2015 | By Colin Marrs

Planners have recommended approval for the first UK scheme by award-winning Japanese practice Maki and Associates

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ADP nets appeal victory for Sussex University campus plans

4-Aug-2015 | By

ADP has won a planning appeal for its £500million masterplan to extend the University of Sussex’s Basil Spence-designed campus

HAB Housing Stroud by DSDHA

HAB ‘powerless’ over issues at Applewood housing scheme

3-Aug-2015 | By

Kevin McCloud’s housing firm HAB has said it had ‘no power to manage the construction’ at the DSDHA-designed Applewood housing scheme where residents have reported a catalogue of problems

B3\'s Monmouthshire Housing HQ build, which has recently completed

Workforce at B3 tops 150 following another merger

3-Aug-2015 | By

Darton EGS and B3 Architects have merged, creating a new firm with 150 staff across 11 offices in the UK

Newground Architects\' Material Store scheme at the Old Vinyl Factory for HUB Developments [approved July 2015]

Newground wins go-ahead for 183-homes at Old Vinyl Factory

3-Aug-2015 | By

Emerging practice Newground Architects has won permission for the latest phase of the £250million regeneration of the Old Vinyl Factory in Hayes, west London

Nigel Lea, new design director ay Gensler (July 2015)

Gensler lands Conran & Partners director

3-Aug-2015 | By Colin Marrs

Gensler has made another major signing after snapping up former Conran & Partners’ big hitter Nigel Lea as its London office’s design director

British Library by Colin St John Wilson in Euston Road

St John Wilson’s British Library given grade I listing

31-Jul-2015 | By

Colin St John Wilson’s ‘immense and extraordinary’ British Library building has been handed a grade I listing by heritage minister Tracey Crouch

De Rosee Sa Architects Brook Green pavilion

De Rosee Sa wins planning for Hammersmith pavilion

31-Jul-2015 | By Tim Clark

De Rosee Sa Architects has won planning for a new community pavilion at Brook Green in Hammersmith

Walkie Talkie\'s Sky Garden

City defers Walkie Talkie's Sky Garden decision

31-Jul-2015 | By Tim Clark

The City of London has put back a decision on whether to approve modifications to Sky Garden at Rafael Viñoly-designed building at 20 Fenchurch Street to allow councillors time to visit the tower

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Video: Original competition judges visit Bystrup's T-pylon Video

31-Jul-2015 | By Michaila Hancock

The judges, who selected the Bystrup-designed T-pylon as the winner of the 2011 RIBA-backed contest, have visited the new design in Nottinghamshire

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Ben Adams wins go-ahead for ‘micro garden city’

31-Jul-2015 | By

Ben Adams Architects has won planning for a 34-home scheme in Paddington, London

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UNESCO calls for moratorium on Liverpool Waters scheme

31-Jul-2015 | By Tim Clark

UNESCO has called for a moratorium on new building work across the central Liverpool waterfront due to the potential damage it could cause the World Heritage Site

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Atomik reveals first Kazakhstan project

31-Jul-2015 | By

London’s Atomik Architecture has unveiled its first completed project in Kazakhstan

Elderly housing, Patel Taylor, Barking & Dagenham

New home registrations in London slump as UK booms

31-Jul-2015 | By Tim Clark

The number of new homes registered in London has fallen by 16.2 per cent in the first half of the year, according to new figures

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Steel chief warns Cheesegrater bolt costs may top £6m

31-Jul-2015 | By Tom Fitzpatrick

The chief executive of steel specialist Severfield has warned the cost of replacing steel bolts on the Cheesegrater may rise above the £6m figure flagged with the City

David Chipperfield Architects\' proposed house for artist Tracey Emin

Conservationists object to Chipperfield's plans for Emin

30-Jul-2015 | By Colin Marrs

An East End conservation group says a proposal by artist Tracey Emin to demolish a locally listed building in Spitalfields would cause ‘substantial harm’ to the conservation area in which it sits.

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New figures: number of female architects on the up

30-Jul-2015 | By

The number of women in the profession is on the up, according to the latest figures released by the Architects Registration Board (ARB)

New drainage on Exhibition Road - almost too efficient. Credit: by RBKC

Shared space schemes labelled 'dangerous' in Lords report

30-Jul-2015 | By Tim Clark

A new House of Lords report has called for a moratorium on any new ‘frightening and intimidating’ shared space schemes

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Bartlett students create King’s Cross urban garden

30-Jul-2015 | By

Students from the Bartlett School of Architecture have created a new urban garden in the centre of Argent’s King’s Cross redevelopment in London

Sketch of Sheppard Robson\'s proposed Conference and Learning Centre (July 2015)

Sheppard Robson lands latest Science Central job

30-Jul-2015 | By

Growing AJ120 practice Sheppard Robson has become the latest firm to pick up work on Newcastle University’s Science Central campus

Kevin McCloud’s HAB Housing won planning for a five-home development in Oxford designed by John Pardey Architects in March 2015

Permissions for new homes back to 2008 levels

29-Jul-2015 | By Colin Marrs

Planning permission for new homes in England has passed the 200,000 mark in the past year – the first time since early 2008

Close up view of the proposed new amphitheatre - part of John McAslan & Partners\' wider redevelopment of the grade II-listed Millbank complex

John McAslan releases new images of Millbank Tower plans

29-Jul-2015 | By

John McAslan & Partners has revealed its plans to convert the grade II-listed Millbank Tower - once London’s tallest building - into 200 flats

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RSHP reveals latest designs for International Spy Museum

29-Jul-2015 | By

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (RSHP) has revealed its latest designs for a new home for the International Spy Museum in Washington

Jonathan Connerney - RIBA AHR Stephen Williams scholarship winner

Belfast student picks up RIBA AHR scholarship

29-Jul-2015 | By

Jonathan Connerney, a student at Queen’s University in Belfast has picked up the 2015 RIBA AHR Stephen Williams Scholarship