Balfron Tower London

Balfron Tower, Poplar Housing, London

Controversial changes to Erno Goldfinger’s 1960s Balfron Tower in east London approved by planners. The Twentieth Century Society had called for redevelopment designs by Studio Egret West and Ab Rogers to be abandonded.

Hornsey Town Hall apartment building Crouch End

Hornsey Town Hall Renewal, London

Appointment of construction company Ardmore for Hornsey Town Hall renewal in London’s Crouch End completes: mixed-use development for Far East Consortium at Grade II* Listed former civic headquarters building.

Pumphouse Point

Pumphouse Point in Tasmania

Wilderness retreat in Tasmania by architects Cumulus: following best heritage practice the design focuses on environmental stewardship, sustainability & minimal site impact: disused 1940s hydro electric buildings in World Heritage Area.

Cardross Seminary building design by Gillespie Kidd & Coia Architects

St Peter’s Seminary Cardross

The Guardian run an article on this derelict Brutalist building. New photos of derelict St Peter’s Seminary, Cardross, an intriguing Modernist building by Scottish architects Gillespie, Kidd & Coia, to be transformed into an arts venue and heritage destination, with a restoration grant from The Getty Foundation.