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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...

igloo is pleased to announce that Sam Veal has stepped into the role of chief executive at Blueprint, the Nottingham regeneration partnership managed by igloo. Nick Ebbs, who will be stepping away from the role, will remain as vice chairman of igloo Regeneration. The two will...

The Glasgow Canal Partnership, a pioneering joint venture between Glasgow Canals and Glasgow City Council, was a worthy winner at the 2018 Scottish Awards for Quality in Planning. It was a tense evening as the award category was announced at the very end of a jam-packed programme of accolades,...

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...

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...

igloo CEO Peter Connolly recently joined fellow housing leaders and the Prime Minister Theresa May at 10 Downing Street to discuss the various actions required to create a step change for UK housing development to meet Government targets for the delivery of new homes. The conversation...

Siglion, a joint venture in Sunderland managed by igloo, is injecting some creative spark into plans for Seaburn, after formerly appointing an artist to help transform it into a thriving seaside hotspot. Siglion – which aims to create happy, healthy and sustainable communities in the city...

igloo’s Kym Shaen-Carter has won the Community Engagement Award at the British Property Federation’s (BPF) Tomorrow’s Leaders Awards. The award recognises outstanding individuals in the UK’s real estate industry who have been instrumental in delivering projects that engage closely with their local communities. Kym was selected by...

With over 18 years’ experience working in the cultural and voluntary sectors in the North East, Lowri is joining igloo to engage communities and young people in igloo’s transformational placemaking projects. Lowri’s role with igloo will create crucial opportunities for residents, groups and schools to...