Livity shortlisted at Civic Trust Awards

We're delighted to announce The Livity School has been selected as a Regional Finalist at the Civic Trust Awards 2014. The Civic Trust Awards recognise the very best in architecture, design, planning, landscape and public art. This year the awards

Raynes Park Opens Officially

Raynes Park Sports Pavilion and Grounds officially opened today. A series of emotive speeches by current and former Raynes Park High School Headteachers opened the event followed by Krystal Miller, current Mayor of Merton, cutting the ribbon. The new facilites

Green light for Fountaindale

Fountaindale School has received planning permission today. We’re very excited with the progress on this SEN School in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire. The new building will provide accommodation for 75 pupils to learn and play in the idyllic setting of Sherwood Forest.

We win Scotland Yard HQ

Our team led by AHMM has won the design competition to create a new central London HQ for the Metropolitan Police Service. A new public realm and a glazed Entrance Pavilion combine to create a welcoming and open face for

Keynsham makes progress

The external cladding is starting to take shape at the Custodial Suite at Keynsham. Tucked within a tough light industrial setting, bright ceramic tile cladding encases the Prosecution and Investigation office element of the new Custodial Suite we’re building for

Improving our skills

Communicating to clients and stakeholders is an essential part of our daily work, and that’s why our team leaders and some of our architects are attending a bespoke training course on improving their presentation and communication skills today. The aim

Watch The Livity School

We’re pleased to present our latest video on The Livity School. Our friends and clients had a chance to watch a preview at our client event last week. The short film, produced by Grist Communications, tells the story of The

​Clients discover Livity

Last night, our clients and friends, joined us to “Discover The Livity School”. The event hosted by Haverstock celebrated the school’s success story and included tours of the building. The night was opened by John Jenkins, retired founding Partner, and

Hope School Phase 1 opens

Phase 1 of Hope Community School opened its doors today for the new school year. Sidcup's first Free School was opened by Sharon Massey, Mayor of Bexley, and local dignataires John Brokenshire, James Cleverly and David Evennett. Local MP John

Treetop learning at ASBH

The new extension at All Saints Benhilton Church of England Primary School in Sutton opened last week. All school staff, pupils, parents and governors are delighted to be starting the new academic year in the new class bases. Nestled between

John Jenkins on Free Schools

John Jenkins, one of our founding partners, spoke to Building on the issues of Free Schools. John is currently working with Haverstock on a number of free schools, advising both clients and contractors. Read the full article here:

Open House, four weeks to go

It's only four weeks to Open House weekend (21-22 September) and we are participating with two projects this year: Hollymount School in Merton and The Livity School in Lambeth. We'll be doing hourly tours of the buildings for the public

12.08.13 Hello Haverstock

We’re very proud to launch our new website and brand. In the last few months, the practice has gone through a self-reflection process helped by Spy Studio. With a great body of work behind us, we’re looking forward to new

Curtis Green shortlist announced

We’re delighted to announce we’re part of one of the five teams shortlisted for the RIBA design competition to create a new central London HQ for the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS). We’re bringing our specialist police project experience to the

Palace Road granted planning permission

Palace Road, a private house extension in North London, has been granted planning permission. Our proposal will provide a modernised flexible living arrangement, by extending the ground floor and making a better connection with the private garden and ultimately create

Claire hits the RIBA Northwest

Claire delivered a marketing lecture to the Part 3 Students attending the RIBA Northwest course this weekend. An added bonus to the lecture was talking through the branding journey we have been on over the last few months.

Harpenden School receives planning approval

Harpenden Free School (HFS) is one step closer to reality now that it has been approved by the planning committee in St Albans. Sue Archer from the EFA did a great representation for the HFS team at committee.

Haverstock achieves ISO 14001 certification

Our environmental procedures have hit the mark and earned us our ISO 14001. We look forward to developing our strategy over the next few years to keep reducing our carbon footprint.

Haverstock and Kier, success on PSBP Southern

After many hours of hard work our team have just received the excellent news that Kier has become the selected panel member on the Priority School Building Programme (PSBP Southern). Haverstock will be leading the team on The Cedar School

John Jenkins speaks at BFE Seminar

Our consultant and former partner John Jenkins will be speaking at the Seminar “New schools – the way forward” at the Building Future Education UK Conference today. The panel will be discussing the scope for innovative learning environments and focus

Haverstock wins PSBP Midlands 2 with BAM

Alongside BAM we have just heard the exciting news that we have been successful on Midlands 2 which forms part of the Priority School Building Programme. We are looking forward to working with the dedicated teams at Hallmoor School and

Hope Community School

Haverstock has beaten off stiff competition to win Hope Community School. The new free school will have a strong community focus and a vibrant and creative curriculum. We look forward to working with Paul Weston and his team.

Haverstock does the double at Civic Trust Awards

Haverstock wins commendations for both Columbus School and Columbus College at the Civic Trust Awards. The whole team went to Cardiff to receive their awards and were accompanied by clients Malcolm Reeve and Melanie Foster.

Dundonald gets the go ahead

Dundonald Primary School has just received the green light at the planning committee. This is Haverstock's 5th school for London Borough of Merton and we’re sure it will prove as rewarding as our previous work with Merton.