Union Chapel’s Sunday School Stories: shaping the beginnings of an interpretation piece with the local community

On Thursday 15 July, The Glass-House worked alongside members of Union Chapel’s team to plan and deliver a full-day, in-person […]

Elly Mead

Posted on Jul 22, 2021

INSPIRED Blog Series: Brixton Windmill

This blog post is another addition to our inspired blog series. This series shares stories of projects that are championing […]

Deborah Ajia

Posted on May 27, 2021

INSPIRED Blog Series: Kitty’s Launderette, a community launderette and social space

Occupying an old builder’s yard in the area between Anfield and Everton in Liverpool, Kitty’s Launderette sits inconspicuously among the […]

Elly Mead

Posted on May 12, 2021

Barbara Basini: Union Chapel Heritage Workshop

Barbara Basini is Head of Conservation and Building Projects at Union Chapel, and worked in collaboration with The Glass-House team […]

Guest Author

Posted on Apr 13, 2021

INSPIRED Blog Series: Urban Growth London and Brixton Orchard

Last Summer I volunteered with Urban Growth London to take care of the beautiful Brixton Orchard. I’ve passed it many […]

Deborah Ajia

Posted on Mar 29, 2021

Union Chapel: a hybrid workshop with Canonbury Primary School

On 23 February The Glass-House Team delivered a digital workshop in collaboration with Union Chapel, a heritage building, active church, […]

Elly Mead

Posted on Mar 10, 2021

INSPIRED Blog Series: Stanley People’s Initiative and Stanley Halls

Our latest blog series is a space to celebrate projects that are championing and enabling civic leadership and cross-sector collaboration […]

Deborah Ajia

Posted on Feb 22, 2021

Learning about and exploring the potential of design – EDP Design Training in Manchester

On 20th and 21st June, our Empowering Design Practices project ran a two-day Design Training course (based on Buildings by Design, […]

Louise Dredge

Posted on Aug 3, 2017

Helping groups to rediscover their buildings through design training

Sometimes, when a community-based organisation is looking after a building, the challenges of the everyday can be overwhelming. This is […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on Oct 13, 2016

A clear vision and great design at St Michael and All Angels

One of the elements of our Empowering Design Practices project is to visit places of worship that have made physical […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on Aug 2, 2016