Unless stated otherwise, competition details are available from riba Competitions Office, 6 Melbourne Street, Leeds LS2 7PS, tel: 0113 234 1335, fax: 0113 224 4170 or 0113 246 0744, email: riba.competitions@mail. riba.org
Britannia Basin Competition, Manchester.
Two-stage open international competition for the development of contemporary new-build housing on an inner urban site in Manchester. The competition is an initiative by Urban Splash in conjunction with the riba and English Partnerships.
Akzo Nobel Woodcare (aj 30.7.98). Submission deadline July 1999.
British Steel Architectural Award Competition 1999. Submission deadline 15.7.99.
Cyborg City: Mechanical Islands of New York City. Open international competition. Registration deadline 15.11.98.
Envisioning California's Great Central Valley: housing the next 10 million. Open international competition. Registration begins in November 1998, programmes available from January 1999 and submissions by May 1999.
International Prize for Textile Architecture (aj 25.6.98). Submission deadline 18.12.98.