Building Community Consortium

The Glass-House is thrilled that the Building Community Consortium is one of four groups selected by the Department for Communities […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on Apr 14, 2011

London debate, the final in our Sustainable Community Building series

We recently finished our Sustainable Community: Refurbishment vs New Build debate series at The Abbey Centre in London on 15 […]

Guest Author

Posted on Mar 24, 2011

The Sustainable Community Building: Refurbishment vs New Build, Newcastle Debate

By Jaina Patel The third debate in our lively  series took place in Newcastle on Tuesday 22 March at Northern […]

Guest Author

Posted on Mar 4, 2011

Stories of community-led design: Buildings by Design course 2010

Last year as part of our series of Design Training for community groups we delivered two Buildings by Design courses […]

Hannah Gibbs

Posted on Feb 7, 2011

New Start/ CLES Launch

Last night a couple of us (Hannah Gibbs, Project Support Officer and Jaina Patel, Marketing and Communications Manager) attended the […]

Guest Author

Posted on Jan 28, 2011

Cardiff debate – The Sustainable Community Building: Refurbishment vs New Build

By Jaina Patel The second debate in our series took place at Chapter in Cardiff on Thursday 25 November 2010. […]

Guest Author

Posted on Dec 6, 2010

Exploring design and reuse with Friends of Millhouses Park in Sheffield

Yesterday we spent the day with the Friends of Millhouses Park group who are trying to bring their Mill Buildings […]

Hannah Gibbs

Posted on Nov 19, 2010

Eco-Homes Study Tour, West Midlands

Last week we organised an inspirational study tour of eco-housing developments in the West Midlands for 4 community groups passionate […]

Hannah Gibbs

Posted on Nov 12, 2010

Edinburgh debate: The Sustainable Community Building: Refurbishment vs New Build

By Jaina Patel On Thursday 21st October 2010 The Glass-House and partner organisations held a lively and interactive debate in […]

Guest Author

Posted on Oct 25, 2010

CABE Funding Cut

The Glass-House Community Led Design was shocked and saddened to see that DCMS had withdrawn funding from CABE. This sends […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on Oct 2, 2010