latest News: Heritage Lottery Funding Successes

We have been appointed as Conservation Architects for the Development and
Delivery phases of the £7.3m Grade I Listed Union Chain Bridge Project near
Berwick. Funding from Heritage Lottery was approved in March. We are
working with Scottish Borders Council, Northumberland County Council,
Museums and Archives Northumberland, and Friends of the Union Chain Bridge
(photo credit).

Just before our success in continuing next phases of work on the bridge we
also found out that we were appointed by English Heritage as part of the team
carrying out major Heritage Lottery Funded work at Belsay Hall,
Northumberland – Belsay Awakes. This includes new visitor facilities at the
Old Stables, new interpretation material, conservation work to the roof of the
hall and rejuvination works to the gardens.

In Other News

Highly Commended in Constructing Excellence Awards
Friday 17 June 2016 | Spence & Dower Robin Dower has added to his Georgian Group National Award for work on Felton Park Glasshouse, Northumberland by gaining a Highly Commended Award for the... more
Shortlisted for LABC Awards
Friday 27 May 2016 | Spence & Dower The Vicar’s Pele Tower has been shortlisted for the LABC Awards. We have designed and installed a new steel and glass gallery floor insertion allowing... more
Commendation in Georgian Awards
Friday 18 December 2015 | Spence & Dower Robin Dower this week collected a Georgian Group Award for work on the now completed Felton Park Glasshouse, Northumberland. There was stiff competition from much... more

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