Knipton Reservoir is designated by Historic England following LDA Design research.

New research reveals forgotten industrial treasure

Historic England has extended the designation of the Belvoir Estate in Leicestershire to include a previously overlooked gem, Knipton Reservoir, following detailed research by landscape historian and writer Steffie Shields and LDA Design.

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Bernie Foulkes LDA Design

Helping universities to harness the power of public realm

Are universities following the best development model to compete in a global environment? LDA Design’s Bernie Foulkes will discuss at this year’s Education Estates conference in Manchester.

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Discussing UK garden villages

Unlocking local potential: talking garden villages

What will guarantee the success of the UK’s first ever garden villages? We are hosting a breakfast talk with Lord Taylor of Goss Moor to discuss.

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A turbine for Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon

Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon wins again but still awaits decision

Proposed energy project Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon has added to its trophy cabinet with a win at this year’s Engineer Awards, scooping the top prize for Energy, Efficiency & Sustainability. 

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Church Street masterplan, Westminster, London

Views sought on Westminster’s Church Street transformation

Peter Brett Associates and LDA Design’s Church Street masterplan has been opened up for public feedback by Westminster City Council.

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LDA Design helps take Eden to China

LDA Design is helping to create the first of the Eden Project’s visitor centres in China.

The Eden Project is embarking on developing visitor centres in the US, Tasmania and three in China. Grimshaw Architects and LDA Design have been appointed to create the first of these – a new ecological park near the port city of Qingdao on China’s east coast.

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Palmerston Court gets green light

Palmerston Court gets green light

Wandsworth Council has given planning consent for Palmerston Court, a new housing development on the southern tip of Nine Elms in Battersea, one of the UK’s most exciting urban regeneration projects.

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South Kyle Wind Farm

South Kyle Wind Farm granted consent

The Scottish Government has granted consent for 50-turbine South Kyle Wind Farm in the Scottish Uplands of East Ayrshire and Dumfries and Galloway. The result follows a Public Inquiry which determined that the benefits of the wind farm would be significant.

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Circus West brings Battersea to life

Circus West, the first phase of the transformation of Battersea Power Station into a place that people call home, completes this summer. It opens up a precious new stretch of Thames riverside on the western side of the Power Station, connecting to Battersea Park.

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Hill of Towie Wind Farm extension secures planning

LDA Design has helped renewable energy company RES secure consent for the expansion of the Hill of Towie Wind Farm in Moray.

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