Studio Egret West have completed the first phase of commercial units as part of the wider redevelopment of Park Hill in Sheffield. Known as ‘Gilbert Studios’, two new studio spaces are set over three floors along a newly enclosed ‘Gilbert Street’ providing flexible workspace for the site’s newest tenants, creative agencies Uber & Human.
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Come and see the Clapham Library at the Design Museum.
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Clapham library was singled out last night by Ed Miliband in his speech given at the Labour Party Inaugural Arts Dinner as an exemplar of the contribution that architecture makes to our urban environment and social cohesion.
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The Library Building in Clapham was recognised as an award winning civic hub. The building won the Architectural and Built Environment Scheme Award at the the Civic Trust Awards ceremony in Cardiff.
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Sixteen years ago, the Local Government Chronicle launched the very first awards scheme to recognise and celebrate the greatest achievements from across local government.
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Studio Egret West with Cathedral Group, invited the public to a consultation at Canning Town over the weekend.
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David West has begun his challenge to cycle at least 1000 kms over the next 6 days. The 1500km ride is to raise money for the children’s charity, Coram. Continue reading “Chapeau David…” »
David West was invited by the RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce) to speak about innovation, design quality and sustainability in housing. How can we make the case for further investment in our living environment encouraging cohesive and sustainable communities? Watch the video here at RSA
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Studio Egret West’s £20 million housing project in Kent has reached practical completion.
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The Library Building, Clapham has been short listed for the Design Museum’s Design of the Year awards.
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IT’S official – the Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (RUAS) has been granted planning permission to relocate Balmoral Show to the site of the former Maze prison.
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Studio Egret West wish you festive cheer after a golden year.
2012 saw us completing four projects – the Library Building in Clapham, Park Hill in Sheffield, the Shoal and Meridian Square in Stratford and the Fold in Sidcup. In addition, East Croydon Bridge is well and truly “on site”.
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Studio Egret West have been appointed by OAO “Aviapark” (a subsidiary of the City of Moscow) to design a masterplan for the transformation of Khodynka Field (Khodynskoe Pole Airfield), Moscow’s oldest airport which closed in the 1990′s.
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Last night, the London Borough of Hillingdon resolved to grant planning consent for the comprehensive transformation of The Old Vinyl Factory on Blyth Road in Hayes. Over the next few months, when we have concluded formalities, we will be starting on our mission to bring 4,000 jobs, up to 650 homes and a whole new life to an area of London that badly needs it.
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We are pleased to hear that visitors to the Clapham Library have increased by 250 per cent since its move to modern premises. The library had seen over 35,000 people using it during each of the first three months since the reopening, triple the number for the same period last year.
The building is part of the £80 million Clapham One regeneration scheme working to improve leisure facilities in the area. Continue reading the full story.