A derelict brewery in Redruth Cornwall has been transformed into a modern archive and library space, with £11.7m funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund. Purcell Architects led the creation of the new space with Demco Interiors winning the tender to design and supply furnishings and library shelving for the library, archive reading room, office and visitor area. The brief was to design an interior that would be welcoming to all types of visitors
Thanks to a major renovation the Grade II listed Holyhead Market Hall, is now a vibrant, sustainable library and local history centre located in Holyhead, Anglesey. The market hall built in 1855 had lain derelict for more than a decade before work began to transform it into a library.
Basingstoke College of Technology wanted a complete upgrade of their old dated learning resource centre to give students a light and modern library design complete with digital resources.
The new Daventry Library has been officially opened by Northampton North MP Michael Ellis. The library is the result of a successful collaboration between Daventry District Council and Northamptonshire County Council.
The redevelopment of this busy University Library has created a leading 21st century facility for students at the centre of the Canterbury Campus.