Designing for better place in the North

Through the Northern Powerhouse’s vision we have the opportunity for joining up the North’s great towns, cities and counties, pooling their strengths, and tackling major barriers to unleash the full potential of our places. With National Government’s renewed interest in placing Design at the heart of the Planning System our conference offers a timely opportunity [...]

By | 2019-05-31T14:48:11+00:00 May 31st, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

A celebration of social enterprise in Sheffield City Region

Join us to engage in setting the agenda for social enterprise development in Sheffield City Region. This networking and knowledge sharing event brings together social entrepreneurs and business support providers from across the region to hear success stories and lessons learned from the first three years of the Social Enterprise Exchange project, and to inform [...]

By | 2019-05-24T15:39:17+00:00 May 24th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Support for social businesses, charitable organisations and community projects.

We specialise in supporting social businesses, charitable organisations and community projects. We offer a range of services to help your project realise its full potential.  This includes feasibility studies, business planning, funding support, architectural design, and project management and coordination.  We work closely with our clients to understand their businesses and spatial needs and to deliver [...]

By | 2019-04-12T15:32:36+00:00 April 12th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Yorkshire Design Review Panel in Bradford

  This month the Yorkshire Design Review Panel has been working closely with the City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council . We reviewed the emerging Housing Design Guide and the City Village masterplan. Both projects are ambitious, aspirational and aim to improve both the quality of development coming forward and the lives of residents, visitors [...]

By | 2019-03-29T15:26:48+00:00 March 29th, 2019|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Lunch Plus: with Sheffield Digital Sheffield Creative Guild 9th November

Social Enterprises are often at the cutting edge of innovation and business practice. Digital technologies are at the very core of the modern economy so how are social enterprises able to more fully engage with digital economy? Chris Dymond outlines how the sector is evolving and how possible links with the social economy are being [...]

By | 2018-10-24T14:52:16+00:00 October 24th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

LUNCH PLUS: Community Pubs

Thursday 4th October 2018 - 12:30 – 14:30 BST The Gardeners Rest, 105 Neepsend Lane, Sheffield S3 8AT To register visit here.  Lunch Plus is profiling the work of a number of social enterprises and community organisations based across the Sheffield City Region. In the latest in the series we will be visiting The Gardeners [...]

By | 2018-09-24T15:45:41+00:00 September 24th, 2018|News, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Wakefield Residential Design Guide commended by RTPI Yorkshire at 2018 award ceremony

The team were delighted to be awarded a commendation by RTPI Yorkshire for the recently adopted Wakefield Residential Design Guide. This is the second time in two years our work has been recognised at the RTPI Planning Excellence awards, with the Cottingham Neighbourhood Plan and Design Guide being commended in 2017.  The judges praised the [...]

By | 2018-09-17T15:05:40+00:00 September 17th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Yorkshire Design Review Service: Panel Refresh

  We are refreshing our panel members for 2018-2020 The Yorkshire Design Review Service is a tried and tested peer review system that is an independent and impartial technical resource for Yorkshire and Humber. It utilises a multi-disciplinary panel of built environment professionals to promote and encourage the best in design and place making. The [...]

By | 2018-08-21T16:17:39+00:00 August 21st, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

LUNCH PLUS: Profiling Care Opinion

Fri 3 August 2018 - 12:00 – 13:30 BST Showroom 5, Showroom Cinema, Paternoster Row, Sheffield, S1 2BX To register visit here.  Care Opinion is a non-profit organisation, based in Sheffield and Stirling. It is funded mainly through subscriptions from health and care organisations. It provides a space for people to share their experiences of [...]

By | 2018-07-17T14:21:12+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Social Enterprise Exchange Conference 2017

Social Enterprise Exchange Conference 2017 Thursday, 16th November 2017, 09.30-15.30 at The Workstation, Sheffield. To register visit: http://www.socentxchange.net/2017/10/27/social-enterprise-exchange-conference-2017/ The Social Enterprise Exchange Conference 2017 celebrates international Social Enterprise Day, 16 November and will showcase the state of social enterprise in the Sheffield City Region and beyond. The day will include panel presentations from key stakeholders, case-studies [...]

By | 2018-01-16T14:19:51+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments