Shakespeare North by Simon Watkinson

This autumn I am beginning a collaboration with Helm Architecture and Austin-Smith;Lord Architects on the new Theatre and MA study Centre in Knowsley where Shakespeare's group performed during the Plague of London.

St Peter's Northern Design Awards by Simon Watkinson

The re-landscaping of St Peter's Church, Wearmouth has won the Commercial Landscaping Award at the recent Northern Design Awards. Built in the 7th Century it is one of the first Churches in England to have stained glass windows, the start of a lengthy glass making legacy, resulting in the National Glass Centre built nearby.