Guy Smith becomes a Director

We are very pleased to announce that Guy Smith has become a Director. He joined Bauman Lyons in March 2003 and has made an invaluable contribution to all aspects of our work since. 

Shirecliffe Opening

Shirecliffe Community Centre and Surestart Children’s Centre, Sheffield has been completed! It was officially opened by Lord Mayor Jackie Drayton and Rt Hon David Blunkett MP earlier this month.


Flaxengate CIMW, Lincoln, currently under construction, is taking shape and is due for completion in June 2007. When complete it will provide dynamic managed workspaces for startup businesses for creative industries, arts and digital media.

Little London Children’s Centre

Bauman Lyons have won the Leeds Architecture Award for New Built and the People’s Award for the Little London Children’s Centre. The project gained recognition for its “bold, yet delightful design” and it’s positive impact within the regeneration area of Little London.

Leeds Architecture Awards

The refurbishment project at Marshalls Mill, Holbeck for Igloo Regeneration was shortlisted for the Conserved or Altered Building category of the Leeds Architecture Awards. The project was awarded a commendation for what the judges described as “a clever and punchy” rethinking of the existing entrance and reception to the listed mill.

Wellfield Road

Wellfield Road is featured in the Sunday Times Magazine, Inside Out. December 2006.

New Office!

BLA’s new build office is scaffold free! On the 22nd December 2006 Bauman Lyons will move to: Black Building, 2 Newton Road, Leeds, LS7 4HE.      

Private Eye


Nooks and Corners – Irena Bauman’s comments are included in an article on the Stirling Prize in Private Eye magazine. Issue 1170, 27 Oct – 9 Nov 2006

Private Eye


The Woodroyd Centre

The Healthcare phase of Woodroyd Centre opened to the public on the 16th October.