Wordsworth Museum

Wordsworth heritage project appoints engineers

Civic Engineers has joined the team advising on the £4.75m expansion of the Wordsworth Museum and Dove Cottage, the poet's former home, in the Lake District’s Grasmere.

FWP Carlisle Cathedral

FWP engaged on Carlisle Cathedral project

Frank Whittle Partnership has been appointed as project manager and quantity surveyor on a £3.4m restoration and extension programme at Carlisle Cathedral’s Fratry Building.

5plus wins contract for Kendal public sector HQ

Neil Tague

Manchester architect 5plus has been selected by three public sector bodies to create plans for the refurbishment and extension of the County Hall building in Kendal into a new public sector hub.

Peel wins architecture award

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Peel’s new base for Wirral Metropolitan College, designed by Glenn Howells, was among five North West winners at the RIBA national awards. [GALLERY]

SURVEY: Vertical Salary Review

The construction and property sector has seen unprecedented changes in recent years and as we enter a new period we think it’s important to understand the impact of this on industry professionals.

Vision revealed for new Lake District gateway

A team led by Altrincham-based landscape architect Planit-IE has completed the 15-year masterplan for the redevelopment of Brockhole on the shores of Windermere for the Lake District National Park Authority.

Boat museum plans granted consent

Simon Donohue

The Lake District National Park Authority has granted consent to plans for the £13.3m Windermere Steamboat Museum.

Extra care apartments gain consent

Plans have been approved for a £2.7m Eden Housing Association project to build extra care apartments for older people in Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria.