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JANE DARBYSHIRE ON ETHEL DAY

As part of the RIBA’s Ethel Day 2019 celebrations, the RIBA are sharing stories of women throughout history whose contribution to architecture may not be well known.  We are delighted that RIBA North East have chosen to focus on our very own Jane Darbyshire. www.architecture.com/knowledge-and-resources/knowledge-landing-page/jane-darbyshire-on-ethel-day Now retired, Jane’s design and work ethos has become embedded… Full Article >

TRIPLE SUCCESS FOR JDDK AT SHERWOOD FOREST VISITOR CENTRE

Newcastle-based JDDK Architects are celebrating a triple success for the Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre which won both the Community Benefit and Tourism & Leisure categories on Wednesday 15 May at the East Midlands RICS (Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors) Awards followed by the Best Small Commercial Project at the East Midlands LABC (Local Authority Building… Full Article >

JOB VACANCY AT JDDK

BOOKKEEPER Overview: We currently have a vacancy for an experienced bookkeeper to work between 22.5 and 30 hours per week (by negotiation). The successful applicant will be joining our established award winning architecture practice as part of a small administration team of two. You will be responsible for invoicing, VAT returns, bank reconciliations, payments of… Full Article >

ENVIRONMENTAL UPGRADE FOR BYKER ESTATE RESIDENTS

Residents of the Grade II Listed Byker Wall Estate will soon be consulted on environmental improvement designs for their neighbourhood following the announcement by the Byker Community Trust (BCT) of a £4m environmental upgrade project which will be led by Newcastle-based JDDK Architects. The project, which completes the delivery of the official stock transfer investment… Full Article >

Selwyn Goldsmith Recognition For The Sill

The Civic Trust Awards Scheme has announced that Northumberland National Park Authority’s The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre at Once Brewed is one of four schemes out of 240 nationwide to be winners in this year’s prestigious Selwyn Goldsmith Awards for Universal Design. Earlier this year, The Sill won a NE regional RIBA Award and… Full Article >