Liverpool Waters Central Docks development

Liverpool Building News: Architecture

Liverpool architecture news: planning granted for rooftop extension to Strand Plaza, the luxury apartment waterfront development ; UNESCO threatens to remove the city from its world heritage sites list unless historic docks regeneration plans are reconsidered. In it strongest warning to date, the watchdog says this could occur as early as 2018.

Tile of Spain Ceramica at RIBA North

RIBA North Events

UK architecture centre RIBA North in Liverpool announces winter programme of exhibitions and events, starting with Cerámica on 28 October, plus Stirling Prize Models and The Presidents Medals.

Prescot Market Place Competition, Knowsley

RIBA and Knowsley Council announce Mark Wray Architects with Seed Landscape as competition winners for redesign of Prescot Market Place, Knowsley in Merseyside, England. The renewal will compliment proposed Shakespeare North Playhouse and new cinema. The design competition brief requested a landmark space.

Unity Theatre

Unity Theatre in Liverpool

Architects: K2

Unity Theatre has worked with Liverpool based architects, K2, and contractors and social enterprise Vivark, to deliver the ambitious £845,000 Build Unity Better redevelopment project.

Wirral Waters Pop Up Village

Wirral Waters Pop Up Village

OMI Architects selected to advance their competition winning designs for ‘Pop Up’ village at Egerton Square next to Wirral Metropolitan College, provide amenities for emerging Four Bridges quarter.

Ovatus Towers Liverpool

Ovatus Towers, Liverpool

Design: Hodder+Partners, Architects

£35m 27-storey building, the first of a pair of large-scale residential towers near to Liverpool’s central business district, contains 168 homes. The development sits within the buffer zone boundary of Liverpool’s World Heritage Site.