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2014

november

MEET THE ARCHITECTS.....MEET THE PLANNERS

 

Three local architects speak about their approach to design and what inspires them.

 

Thursday 27 November 2014, National Park Headquarters, Murley Moss, Kendal.

 

Talk to architects, planners and decision-makers over tea and cakes.

 

On view: The LAWSA exhibition 'Building in the Country' of local architecture.

 

A free copy of the latest LDNPA 'Design Programme' booklet will be available.

 

The event is free but please email to advise planning@lakedistrict.gov.uk to advise that you wish to attend.

 

2015

march 19

A series of events promoted jointly by LAWSA and the Lake District National Park Authority to promote outstanding design which takes inspiration from its context.

 

The meetings are held at the offices of the Lake District National Park Authority, Murley Moss, Kendal.

see a report of the meeting here

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GOOD DESIGN, GOOD FOR BUSINESS

 

Three local architects speak about their approach to the design of commercial and tourism projects.

 

Thursday 19 March 2015, National Park Headquarters Murley Moss, Kendal.

 

Talk to architects, planners and decision-makers over tea and cakes.

 

On view: The LAWSA exhibition 'Building in the Country' of local architecture.

 

A free copy of the latest LDNPA 'Design Programme' booklet will be available.

 

The event is free but please email to advise planning@lakedistrict.gov.uk to advise that you wish to attend.

july 16

A TOUR OF NEW BUILDING PROJECTS AT LANCASTER UNIVERSITY

 

4.30pm - 7.00pm.

 

Meet in the Main Reception Area, University House, Lancaster University by 4.30 pm.

 

An exclusive tour of new projects on the Lancaster University campus including the new Engineering Building will be led by Mark Swindlehurst - Director of Facilities, Lancaster University, plus a short presentation on the Lancaster University campus Master Plan. This is a chance to see some award-winning projects which are not normally open to the public.

 

Refreshments will be provided. The event is free but please email planning@lakedistrict.gov.uk to advise that you will be attending. Please also advise in your email if you would like a car parking permit which will allow you to park on campus for free.

 

Download a Lancaster University campus map here. Once on campus - turn left at the first main roundabout then first right and then left to park on Bowland Avenue East or alternatively go straight on after the roundabout to park on North West Drive. Collect your parking permit from University House Reception (marked 32 in the red circle on the campus map).

 

 

october 22

BUILDING AN ECO-HOUSE

 

Thursday 22 October 2015, National Park Headquarters, Murley Moss, Kendal

 

4.30pm - 7.00pm

 

Building an Eco-House

 

  • Local architect David Matthews will talk about the design of his new sustainable houses in the Lake District

 

  • Tea and cakes will be available, with an opportunity to talk to architects, planners and decision-makers

 

  • On view: the LAWSA exhibition of local architecture  ‘Building in the Country’

 

 

The event is free but please email planning@lakedistrict.gov.uk to let us know that you can come.

 

 

 

2016

february 11

CONSERVATION: THE PAST AND ITS FUTURE

 

Thursday 11 February 2016, at the offices of the Lake District National Park Authority, Murley Moss, Kendal. 

 

4.30pm - 7.00pm

 

Conservation: The Past and its Future.


How do architects meet present and future needs while conserving the heritage of the past? Two local architectural practices explain and illustrate their approach.

Tea and cakes will be available, with an opportunity to talk to architects, planners and decision-makers 

The event is free but please email planning@lakedistrict.gov.uk to let us know that you can come.

 

 

may 12

THE HOUSE

 

Thursday 12th May at the offices of the Lake District National Park Authority, Murley Moss, Kendal. 
 

4.30pm - 7.00pm

'The House' 

Two local architects talk about their approach to the design of the house.


Tea and cakes will be available, with an opportunity to talk to architects, planners and decision-makers 

 

The event is free but please email planning@lakedistrict.gov.uk to let us know that you can come.

 

2017

march 2

SUSTAINABILITY AND SELF-BUILD IN CUMBRIA

 

Local architect Andrew Yeats of Eco Arch Architects will tell us about his latest passive house-inspired design projects and his client Shelley Barlow will talk about a recent self-build house.

Thursday 2 March, 4.30pm - 7pm, (Refreshments 4.30 - 5.00pm. A talk with Q&A from 5.15pm - 6.30pm)

at Lake District National Park headquarters, Murley Moss, Kendal.

Tea and cakes will be available, with an opportunity to talk to architects, planners and decision-makers

The event is free but please email planning@lakedistrict.gov.uk by Friday 17th February to let us know that you can come.