Cathkin Braes Mountain Bike & Activity Centre

Cathkin Braes Mountain Bike & Activity Centre

The Heritage Lottery Fund has become the latest significant stakeholder to support the conversion of the now redundant, Category B listed, St Martin’s Church in Glasgow to become the Cathkin Braes Mountain Bike and Activity Centre. The Heritage Lottery Fund gave its initial approval for the project by awarding Glasgow Building Preservation Trust and Ardenglen Housing Association Ltd a First Round pass* for a grant of £1.05m which includes a grant of £178,900 to develop their proposals further.

Springburn Winter Gardens Glasgow

Springburn Winter Gardens Competition, Glasgow

Springburn Winter Gardens Shortlist

In the GIA Springburn Winter Gardens Competition 5 finalists have been selected from 25 entries. The public vote on the finalists commenced on 20th September. The winner of this Scottish architecture competition are due to be announced in November.

Queen Street Station

Glasgow Queen Street Station – Railway Building

BDP has revealed yet another vision for its £104 m overhaul of Glasgow Queen Street Station, reports the AJ. The architecture practice tweaked its proposal for the city centre station following feedback from passengers and the public.

Key changes in the latest Glasgow Queen Street proposal include an upgraded façade and roof design, widened stairs at the George Square entrance, improved disabled access and additional cycle stands.

Drawing Counterpoints

House for an Art Lover – Mackintosh Glasgow

House for an Art Lover Exhibition: Drawing Counterpoints

Alan Dunlop & Peter Murray

16 Sep – 27 Oct 2014

This joint exhibition of work by the architect, Alan Dunlop and artist, Peter Murray features new drawings and
paintings that explore their individual approaches to the urban landscape.