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St Barnabas Church Kingshurst

Martineau Gardens

Bridging nature and community with a renewed space at Martineau Gardens.

The Coro Community Arts Venue

The Ulverston community look to the future for their quirky participatory arts venue.

Community Arts Space Feasibility Study

St Bart’s Community Hub

Local people co-design a shared place to gather, grow, cook, eat, play and worship together

Christ Church School Refurbishment and Extension

Primary school pupils welcome a church and design a legacy.

St Joseph the Worker

Landmark church to bring this village community together again

The Emporium

Unearthing and celebrating 250 years of industrial heritage through creation of unique homes for students

A guide to making changes to welcoming spaces and places

We created this guide for people who care for community buildings, which is freely available to download and share.

Berry Hall Lodge

Eco interventions to transform this former gatehouse into a sustainable lifetime family home.

Kingsbury Hall Retirement & Care Village

Place making that puts restored heritage at its heart

Dawn House

Uplifting new accommodation for pioneering women’s centre

Telford Minster

Bringing a new church to the heart of this growing town

St Elizabeth’s Community Hub

Creating a home from home for a thriving community in Coventry

St Luke’s Gas Street

The world’s oldest surviving gas retort house is brought back into use as a thriving church

Our Lady Help of Christians Roof Repairs

Richard Gilbert Scott's dramatic roof gets its green back

B12 Urban Village Hall

Creating an accessible community space for Balsall Heath


The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country gets planning approval for their eco classroom and volunteer building

East Coseley Big Local

Delving into the welcoming places of Coseley and the Big Local community's story so far

The Value of Maintenance

Research collaboration with Historic England into the impact of ‘stitch in time’ repairs on listed churches across England

Strategic Study for the Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country

Consultation and research to support the charity's vision to protect and create space for nature

MacEwen Award 2018

Dawn House is Shortlisted and receives a Special Mention

Bournville’s first Street Play closure is a huge success!

Naomi arranges street closure to give children the freedom to play out

Museum for Religious Collections

New development for community workspaces and a museum housing exciting artefacts

Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Striking scheme puts iconic theatre centre stage

Hestia House

Ex-offenders renovate a vacant office block into studios for care leavers

New Museum & Library

Feasibility study and concept designs for cultural interventions on a heritage site

St Paul’s Community-Led Housing

Bringing much-needed community-led family housing to Balsall Heath

The Cotteridge Church

APEC return after 30 years to help the church adapt to its users' changing needs

SS John & Monica Playground

Our third extension for this primary school to improve their play environment

Quinquennial Inspection Audit
Quinquennial Inspection Reports audited

St Mary’s Church Hall in Bearwood

Unearthing fond memories and bright futures

The ReUsers

Deciphering the processes of a social enterprise through diagramming

In our sketchbook….