Planning consent for affordable housing scheme adjacent to Central Middlesex Hospital 15.07.20

Haworth Tompkins has won planning consent for 158 new homes for Network Homes within the Old Oak and Park Royal development in north-west London. The residential units are arranged in an ensemble of four buildings and will be 100% affordable with a communal central courtyard. Flexible mixed-use space will be housed within the Old Refectory, a 1908 remnant of the original workhouse.

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Battersea Arts Centre is the Overall Winner at the New London Awards this year. Praised by judge Ben Prosky, AIA New York, who said 'BAC is such an exquisite project. And it is exquisite in so many ways. There’s also a dedication to craft, to restoration, to design but not in a conventional way. I love this building because it is a teachable building.'

Kingston School of Art has been Highly Commended by the New London Architecture Awards in the Mayor's Prize for Circular Design. This is awarded to projects that best demonstrate an innovative re-use of existing buildings and or re-use of construction materials, adopting circular economy principles while securing high quality design.

Our innovative, stacked industrial development for Be First in Barking and Dagenham has just been submitted for Planning. 'Industria' will deliver around 10,000sqm of light industrial and maker space across 45 units and three stacked vehicle decks, accessed by a van ramp. Located in the Thames Road area, the project represents an exciting new industrial typology for the UK that has the potential to be of national significance in this field. The application will be considered by the council in February 2021 with proposed start date later in the year.

Our refurbishment and extension of Kingston School of Art for Kingston University has been Highly Commended in the Environmental Prize category at the New London Awards. Alongside this, the project has been shortlisted as a Regional Finalist in the 2021 Civic Trust Awards, announced in January.

Battersea Arts Centre has won the Experiencing Culture category at the New London Architecture Awards. The judges said: "it’s a little bit of a Palais de Tokyo type of project for London" and that "there are such clever references to the old". We all hope that this incredible venue will be able to reopen soon so that everyone can once again experience it in person.

Haworth Tompkins have been selected by the London Borough of Waltham Forest to design a new Families & Homes Hub on the former Wood Street Library site. As well as bringing together facilities currently dispersed across the borough, the hub will have 65 residential units, with a target of 50% affordable homes for those in the area. Planning will be submitted in January 2021, with completion targeted for Spring 2023.

Fish Island Village has won in two categories at the Evening Standard New Homes Awards - Best Large Development and the prestigious Grand Prix.The awards recognise 'the finest developments in London and beyond'.

After a successful hiatus for fundraising, the Holy Trinity Church - Lighthouse project in north west London has resumed and will shortly go out to tender. In addition to a worship space and community facilities, the scheme also includes theological residential accommodation and a managed hostel for vulnerable members of society.