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Roger Scruton

Scruton blames ‘international style’ for UK’s opposition to new homes

September 2019By Jim Dunton15 comments

But controversial academic praises ‘precious’ Mies and Le Corbusier villas

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Norman Foster

Fosters reports profit and turnover hike

2019-09-11T06:00:00+01:00By Jim Dunton1 comments

UK’s biggest employer of architects says 2018-19 revenue was highest in its 52-year history


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Grimshaw’s Istanbul art museum opens

2019-09-17T06:00:00+01:00By 1 comments

Triple-height entrance gallery enables building to face street and park

TateHindle's vision for 55 Broadway

TfL agrees sale of Holden gem 55 Broadway

2019-09-17T06:00:00+01:00By Jim Dunton1 comments

Tate Hindle residential conversion of grade I-listed landmark expected to bite dust

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Bob Allies: ‘Active frontage rule is damaging our streets’

2019-09-16T06:00:00+01:00By 5 comments

Architect calls for ‘escape clauses’ from misguided regulations


Purcell's plans for Camden Town Hall refurb set for green light

2019-09-16T06:00:00+01:00By Jonathan Owen

Council resolved to grant planning permission


Gingerbread City served up in Somerset House


Architects take on edible transport theme

Wilkinson Eyre's just-approved proposals for Lord's Compton and Edrich stands

Work on Wilkinson Eyre’s new Lord’s stands gets underway

2019-09-13T06:00:00+01:00By Jonathan Owen1 comments

New stands will increase cricket ground’s capacity to 31,000

Ayre Chamberlain Gaunt's proposals for Basingstoke Sports & Social Club's new pavilion

Ayre Chamberlain Gaunt bags planning for £2.6m sports pavilion

2019-09-13T06:00:00+01:00By Jim Dunton

Basingstoke club building has English Cricket Board backing to host county-level fixtures

WG&P's New Wolsey Theatre Pavilion, designed for Ipswich's Westgate area

Curtain up on Ipswich theatre project

2019-09-13T06:00:00+01:00By Jim Dunton

Waind Gohil & Potter’s New Wolsey pavilion and square set for spring completion

Wood Green, London, by Sheppard Robson (1)

Sheppard Robson to replace department store with flats

2019-09-13T06:00:00+01:00By Hamish Champ

Wood Green development will contain 197 homes

The Architects Registration Board

Botched refurb gets architect suspended from register

2019-09-12T06:00:00+01:00By Jim Dunton4 comments

Arb decision follows finding of unacceptable professional conduct against Yorkshire practitioner

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Competition for £16m National Railway Museum scheme launches


Central Hall scheme part of £50m Wilkinson Eyre masterplan

The Whitworth by MUMA

MUMA beats strong shortlist in art gallery contest

2019-09-04T10:01:00+01:00By 1 comments

Gallery will be built in grounds of Grimsthorpe Castle

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RIBA announces winners of Future Place programme


Five architects paired with local authorities

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Ministry picks Tibbalds and Design Council for design guide

2019-08-12T06:00:00+01:00By Jim Dunton3 comments

Visual tool will form part of revised Design Planning Practice Guidance

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Houston, we have a shortlist

2019-08-07T06:00:00+01:00By Jim Dunton

Four firms go forward in competition for $20m charity headquarters

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Five practices make shortlist for first phase of Lendlease’s £1.5bn Birmingham scheme

2019-07-22T06:00:00+01:00By 1 comments

Winner to be appointed later this year

The British Embassy in Beijing

Government seeks designer for new Beijing Embassy residence

2019-07-11T06:00:00+01:00By Jim Dunton2 comments

RIBA competition eyes earthquake-resistant, feng shui-compliant symbol of Britishness

Gibbons Rent in Southwark - alleyways between buildings were transformed into a community garden

International design contest launched for Low Line

2019-07-09T06:00:00+01:001 comments

Historic route takes in industrial backlands and landmarks


Stanton Williams beats OMA to land French library

2019-07-08T06:00:00+01:00By 1 comments

Architect also beat Snøhetta and Christian de Portzamparc

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RIBA launches competition for Portsmouth uni building


Academic building will serve as campus gateway

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BD’s WA100 2020 survey launched


Search for world’s biggest architectural practice begins

Aerial view of Jewel Changi Airport designed by Moshe Safdie

Benoy profits and headcount dip despite revenue rise

2019-09-04T06:00:00+01:00By Jim Dunton

Latest accounts show UK and Europe contraction as rest-of-world turnover accelerates

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Fosters files its late payment data - two months late

2019-08-27T06:00:00+01:00By 6 comments

Architect admits it failed to pay 58% of invoices within agreed terms

RIBA's 66 Portland Place headquarters

Recruitment freeze looms over practices at Brexit jitters bite


RIBA warns of ’deep unease’ as appetite for hiring falls to two-year low

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Broadway Malyan MD Ian Apsley

Broadway Malyan appoints new managing director


Ian Apsley led architect’s restructuring and employee ownership move


Black mark for BDP as firms report prompt payment times


Architect failed to pay 57% of invoices on time


Government relaxes architect visa requirements

2019-07-29T06:00:00+01:00By 4 comments

RIBA welcomes move but demands drop in £30k salary threshold

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