Monthly Archives: May 2011

Portland Works Launch Community Share Issue

The Portland Works Committee is a group of tenants and supporters, all volunteers, who want to ensure the survival of one of Sheffield’s great buildings by community purchase and social ownership. Portland Works, built in 1877, is one of the

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SITraN Building wins RICS Prize!

Well done to Bond Bryan, ISG, Turner & Townsend, SKM, Capita Symonds and the University of Sheffield for the Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN), which has just won the RICS Pro Yorkshire Award for Design & Innovation in the region. SITraN is an essential development in

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Western Bank Library wins again!

Congratulations to Avanti Architects, Admiral Construction, Turner & Townsend and the University of Sheffield for the refurbishment of Western Bank Library, which has just won the RICS Pro Yorkshire Award for the best Building Conversion in the region. At the Sheffield Design Awards

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Heritage Open Days

  Sheffield Civic Trust is delighted that Civic Voice will be part of the consortium responsible for taking forward Heritage Open Days from 2012 onwards.  This is a welcome return for Heritage Open Days to the civic movement from which

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Forgotten Spaces 2011 Competition

RIBA Yorkshire’s Forgotten Spaces 2011 is a design competition that seeks to encourage new ideas for underused land and spaces in Sheffield. Open to entrants across the country, the competition invites architects, artists, engineers and landscape designers to nominate a site in

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