Details of RIBA-approved competitions are available from the RIBA Competitions Office, 6 Melbourne Street, Leeds LS2 7PS, tel 0113 234 1335, fax 0113 246 0744, e-mail riba. competitions@mail. riba. org
URBAN SUSTAINABILITY The government's Energy Efficiency Best Practice Programme has launched its fourth open ideas competition.
This year's theme is urban sustainability. The 5ha site is the Lochend Butterfly and its surroundings, about a mile from the eastern end of Princes Street in central Edinburgh. A prize fund of £17,500 is on offer.
Submission deadline is 28 February.
INTERNATIONAL SPORTS VILLAGE Development of an international sports village.Site requires land remediation, infrastructure and sports design elements.Contact Pat Thompson, special projects manager, the County Council of the City and County of Cardiff, County Hall, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff CF10 4UW, tel 029 2078 8560, fax 029 2078 8341.
Applications by 2.2.02
BRO MORGANNWG Lead consultancy and architectural design services for the development of continuing healthcare services for people with a learning disability within Bro Morgannwg NHS Trust.
Hensol Hospital, situated in the Vale of Glamorgan, is programmed for closure by 31.3.04. Contact Miss Shan Morgan, Bro Morgannwg NHS Trust, Trust Headquarters,71 Quarella Road, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan CF31 1YE , tel 01656 752907, fax 01656 752925.
Application by 19.2.02.