Cancer research, homelessness and prison pregnancy peer-groups triumph in New Year’s honours

Cancer research, homelessness and prison pregnancy peer-groups triumph in New Year’s honours

Professor Melvyn Greaves of the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) has been honoured for his vital work for leukaemia research, along with Dennis Rogers, for spearheading a mentor-scheme which bridges the gap between the homeless community and medical experts, and Diana Parkinson for collaborating with midwives to create a new...

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Bush Theatre wins ‘London Theatre of the Year’ at Stage Awards

Bush Theatre wins ‘London Theatre of the Year’ at Stage Awards

A west London theatre has been awarded best London theatre at the Stage Awards, after two years of improving the accessibility for community groups and the largest renovation. The Bush Theatre is a modernised cultural building which saw a £4.2m re-development; transforming a library built by philanthropist John Passmore into...

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Four London projects win Landscape Institute annual awards

Four London projects win Landscape Institute annual awards

Four winning London projects celebrated success at the Landscape Institute’s annual awards. The projects included The Hive, an integrative sculpture at Kew Gardens; the regeneration of a suburban high street; climate change adaptations to social housing estates; and an ecology masterplan for central London. The College of Fellows’ Award for Climate...

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Kevin Spacey CBE announced as Special Award winner

Acclaimed actor and Art Director of the Old Vic, Kevin Spacey, will be stepping down from his position at the world renowned theatre. He will be presented with a Special Award at the Olivier Awards 2015 ceremony on Sunday 12 April at London’s Royal Opera House. The award will acknowledge...

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We Built This City London – The London Planning Awards

The capital’s most innovative urban designers and town planners stepped into the spotlight this February 3rd for the London Planning Awards. Hosted by London Mayor Boris Johnson, the awards highlight the work of the people who have contributed to and engineered the city’s urban regeneration making London a better city...

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