The Great DLG Bake Off

Each Tuesday since 5th March, to coincide with British Bake Off Stand Up to Cancer, an anonymous baker has brought a homemade delight into the DLG office. After being demolished by the team, the bake was then anonymously judged and at the end of the competition, the bake(r) with the...

Good news retail!

It’s great to play our part in a good news retail story for a change and that’s what’s happening at the Kirkgate Centre Bradford where we have helped to create two new units within the Centre.

Wellington Street scheme scoops award

We are delighted to be a part of the Wellington Street scheme which last night received wonderful recognition for all of the hard work put in, lifting the award for ‘Deal of the Year’ at the CoStar Awards for 33 Wellington Street.

Hotel project site progress

We’re excited to see serious progress on our hotel project in Sussex; work on site has been rapid and above-grade works have made it to the second floor, using an innovative hybrid structural solution to meet an ambitious programme. A good day to visit site!

St Hilda’s Priory approaches completion

Our new priory and accommodation block for the Sisters’ of the Order of St Hilda is nearing completion on site. During the beautiful weather we’ve been able to enjoy some of the traditional ecclesiastical features and details in the sunshine – such as this one from the new cupola.

Helen becomes a Master of Conservation

Conservation expertise has been a key part of our skills at DLG since the practice first started over 45 years ago and we are still passionate about maximising the special architectural and historical characteristics of each building we deal with.

DLG’s ‘Rising Star’ recognition

A great start to the week! Our own Victoria Simpson, based at our London studio, has been long-listed for RIBA ‘Rising Star’ recognition.

On yer bike!

Last week, Arup Leeds and Gardiner & Theobald hosted a scenic bike ride over the high hills of the Yorkshire Dales. Amy Pearce from our Leeds Studio enjoyed the 50 mile bike ride, and additionally rode another 30 miles to  get there and back. Bravo Amy!

DLG wins ‘Architects Practice of the Year’

We were absolutely thrilled to win 'Best Architectural Practice' at the Insider Property Awards Yorkshire last week.

Nottingham’s Clifton Triangle Development

DLG’s mixed-use scheme at Nottingham’s Clifton Triangle development saw the opening of a new Lidl store, with the Lord Mayor of Nottingham, Liaqat Ali and local councillors in attendance – as well as Robin Hood, and a Town Crier!

HortiCap – On Site

Our project for Harrogate-based charity Horticap is progressing nicely on-site – the Structural Insulated Panels (SIP) are in place, giving a really sense of how the space will feel.

INCA Awards Shortlist

An exciting start to September - DLG's Platform Offices, for Bruntwood UK, have been shortlisted for two more awards – the ‘Architectural Design Award’ and the ‘Refurbishment Award’ in the INCA Awards 2018. We're looking forward to the event on Thursday 1st November at the Hilton Manchester.

Building Awards Finalist

We are delighted to be a finalist in the Building Awards 2018 for our off-site project at Ashville College. We really are thrilled this project is gaining recognition and that the benefits of modular construction – even on tricky sites linking existing structures – are being celebrated.

DLG at Cityscapes Dubai

Victoria from our London studio is speaking at the Cityscapes Conference in Dubai this October. Cityscapes is the world’s largest property and development networking event for emerging markets, and promises an excellent four days of networking and educational talks. If you’re going, let us know!

‘Best Architectural Practice’ Nominees

We are thrilled to be nominated for Best Architectural Practice at the Insider Media awards this year. We are in truly great company alongside some great practices, and thanks go to all our hardworking staff in Leeds and London - one great team located across two busy offices!

Work Starts on Knaresborough

Work has started on site for our exciting project in Knaresborough. We have designed nine 3 and 4-bedroom townhouses with exceptional views across the Yorkshire countryside.

AJ Retrofit Finalist 2018

Another spot on an awards shortlist for DLG - Platform is a finalist in the prestigous Architect's Journal Retrofit Awards 2018.

Walker Works on site – Timelapse

Our project for Walker Morris is on site. Watch the timelapse of the works here:
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