Competition Award

BLA have been awarded 3rd prize in the ‘SOLUTIONS FOR SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES’ International Ideas Competition for a brownfield edge-of-centre site in Manchester. The aim was to ‘design a mixed-use scheme which demonstrates an energy revolution, celebrates the city, and promotes sustainable urban living’.

West Bowling

Working drawings are underway on £3.5 Million Neighbourhood Centre in West Bowling, Bradford for Bradford Trident. Start on site will be autumn this year.

Ravenscliffe Renewal Centre

Site Progress: Ravenscliffe Renewal Centre is at foundation level. Irwins are the main contractor and work will be completed in September 2004. For the groundwork anoraks out there this is a picture of concrete column bases.

Ravenscliffe Project Page

Southlands Avenue, Leeds

Work in progress: the extension to Southlands Avenue in Leeds is nearing completion. Scaffolding came down at the beginning of March. The building will be watertight in the middle of March and completion will be in the second week of April.

CongressCATH conference

Irena Bauman will be a key note speaker at the forthcoming CongressCATH conference on Architecture and Philosophy to be held on 9-11 July 2004 at the National Museum of Photography, Film and Television, Bradford. For more information please go to the CongressCATH website (link below).

York Art Gallery

Bauman Lyons have been appointed to refurbish the entrance and gallery area of York Art Gallery.