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Simon Aldous

Simon is deputy production editor at the AJ and author of its Weekend Roundup newsletter

Contact Info

Tel:
+44 (0) 20 3953 2002
Email:
simon.aldous@emap.com

Stories

  • V&a dundee rapidvisualmedia

    Weekend roundup: Dundee’s Bilbao momentSubscription

    14 September, 2018

    Simon Aldous’s take on the big architectural stories of the week: V&A Dundee opens • Royal Festival Hall rooftop row • Should the Mac be taken from Glasgow School of Art? • RIAS presidential election

  • Gentleman architect wv

    Weekend roundup: The ungentlemanly practice of remunerationSubscription

    8 September, 2018

    Simon Aldous’s take on the big architectural stories of the week: RIBA admits to paying president • Holocaust Memorial protest • OFIS’s micro-home • Liverpool Art Deco building hit by fire

  • The two alans

    Summer roundup: It’s goodnight from her – the Two Alans will run the RIBASubscription

    1 September, 2018

    Simon Aldous’s take on the big architectural stories you may have missed during the summer holidays: Alan Jones wins RIBA presidency • Architect quits BDP after maternity leave • Mac refurb used flammable materials • Student survey highlights rising costs • Wakefield Adjaye building set for demolition

  • Humpty dumpty

    Reports of Elsie Owusu’s death-threat prove greatly exaggeratedSubscription

    2 August, 2018Comments (4)

    Jonathan Ball’s rambling email to Elsie Owusu may be bizarre in places, but it seems quite a leap to read it as a threat against her life, writes Simon Aldous

  • Stirlingcollage beige

    Weekend roundup: Beige tide sweeps the Stirling shortlistSubscription

    21 July, 2018

    Simon Aldous’s take on the big architectural stories of the week: Stirling shortlist • Tim Ronalds dumped at Bradford • Grayson Perry • Grenfell police interviews • Haringey regen axed • Railway museum contest scrapped

  • Kit and hose 2 webvision

    Weekend roundup: Meet the minister for hosingSubscription

    14 July, 2018

    Simon Aldous’s take on the big architectural stories of the week: Another new housing minister • Meet the RIBA candidates • Fosters on the moon as Rogers cuts staff

  • Elsie owusu gagged wv

    Weekend roundup: Cease and desistSubscription

    7 July, 2018

    Simon Aldous’s take on the big architectural stories of the week: RIBA attempts to gag Owusu • Fosters launches apprenticeships • Combustible cladding delays HOK hospital • Protests over Forest of Dean contest

  • Tom hetherington webcrop

    Sticky end as Bake Off architect crashes out of competitionSubscription

    20 September, 2017Comments (1)

    Architect Tom Hetherington’s run as a contestant on Great British Bake Off came to an end last night after his caramel ‘hummingbird’ cake proved a disaster

  • Studio libeskind the ogden centre durham university ©hufton+crow 011 crop

    Daniel Libeskind’s Durham University physics centre opensSubscription

    9 March, 2017Comments (1)

    Studio Libeskind’s £11.5 million Ogden Centre for Fundamental Physics at Durham University officially opens today