Community

Nationwide’s Oakfield housing project in the market town of Swindon, Wiltshire, has been shortlisted in the Future Place category of The Pineapples. Taking its name from the fruit which symbolises ‘welcoming’ in architecture, The Pineapples are unique built environment awards , conceived and delivered by team...

The Department for Education has approved Greenwood Academies Trust, one of the leading education charities in the country, to open a new free school serving families at igloo’s project Trent Basin in Nottingham. The successful application to establish Waterside Primary Academy is the result of a...

The annual RIBAJ MacEwen Award recognises architecture with engineering and landscape for 'the common good' and a selection of the best built projects that are deemed to be of real and demonstrable benefit to society are showcased annually.   This year Marklake Court, a Community-led project by...

The Mayor of London visited Marklake Court to see first hand the work that igloo Community Builders had been busy helping Leathermarket CBS and the community of Bermondsey, Southwark to deliver. Following a tour of the site and meeting residents on the roof top terrace Sadiq...

The flagship Marklake Court development is welcoming its first residents this week, as they begin to move in to the 27 new homes that have been created to form part of an existing, thriving community in Bermondsey, south east London.   Marklake Court is a new community-led development...

Vice chair of igloo and chief executive of Blueprint, Nick Ebbs, has been appointed as High Sheriff of Nottinghamshire. He formally accepted the position at an installation ceremony, which was attended by nearly 200 people at Nottingham Contemporary, marking the start of his year in...