The former Liverpool office of Ian Darby Partnership, set up by Paul Falconer in 1989, has set up as Falconer Chester. Ian Darby will continue to practise from his offices.
Andrew Downie & Partners announces the retirement of Raymond Andrews and Pierre Lagesse, who have become consultants to the practice. Alistair MacLeod and Edward Stronell have become associates.
James McMillan and Ian McHugh have been appointed as associates of Triangle Architects.
Manchester-based Design Group Partnership has appointed Roy Robinson to head its architectural department, and Michael White as associate director of its building services department.
CODA Architects has moved to Clifton Heights, Triangle West, Clifton, Bristol BS8 1EJ, tel 0117 929 9285.
Derek Joiner has retired as managing director of the Thomas Saunders Partnership, and will be succeeded by Michael Carter as chief executive. Tim Jennings, Colin Macnair and Keith Warner will assume greater responsibilities as directors.
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