Author Archives: Jenna Campbell-Butcher

Newcastle Office Celebrates Second Anniversary

As our Newcastle Office celebrates its second anniversary, Associate Simon Rennison-Rae reflects on his time heading up the team. ‘It’s been a great two years since GSS first established roots in the North East, the continued support from the Partners and from of our clients within the region has enabled us to expand from 2 […]

The University of Sunderland Student Gateway Now Complete

GSSArchitecture are please to announce that the Student Gateway Building at The University of Sunderland has now been completed. Having developed the city-wide campus masterplan for the University of Sunderland, GSSArchitecture were appointed to design two projects to enhance the Student Gateways at City Campus and St. Peter’s Campus, aimed at realigning and improving the […]

£50m Teaching and Learning building for Newcastle University Starts on Site

GSSArchitecture are delighted to announce that work has started on Newcastle University’s new £50m teaching and learning building, adjacent to the Sports Hall and the new Park View Student Residences and close to the University’s existing Medical School.   The building will form an important addition to the University’s campus and will house a range […]

Northampton Museum and Art Gallery Starts on Site

Work has now started on a significant expansion and extension to Northampton Museum and Art Gallery, located in the centre of the town. This highly anticipated project will be a key addition to Northampton’s expanding cultural quarter. GSSArchitecture have been appointed by Northampton Borough Council as Architects, Lead Consultants and Principal Designers and are now […]

Planning approved for £50m teaching and learning building at Newcastle University

GSSArchitecture are delighted to announce that planning permission has successfully been secured for Newcastle University’s new £50m teaching and learning building, adjacent to the Sports Hall and the new Park View Student Residences and close to the University’s existing Medical School.   The building will form an important addition to the University’s campus and will […]

£200 Million Campus-Wide Redevelopment Underway at the University of Hull

The University of Hull is currently undergoing a £200m campus-wide redevelopment to dramatically improve buildings and facilities, following a commitment to provide top-class services and an ideal environment for its 16,000 students and 2,500 employees. GSSArchitecture have been selected by the university as one of three key supply chain partners on their Professional Consultancy Services […]

David Allsop Retires from the Practice After 35 Years

David Allsop, Senior Partner of GSSArchitecture, will retire from the partnership at the end of June, following 35 years at the practice, and leaves a legacy of major landmark buildings nationwide, including, more locally, the University of Northampton buildings. Staff from all GSS offices across the UK will join David for a final celebration of […]

New Lubbesthorpe Primary School Starts On Site

A two-form entry primary school, that is set to provide 420 spaces for pupils aged 4-11, has now started on site following a ground breaking ceremony on Thursday 14th June. GSSArchitecture have been appointed as Architects and Lead Consultants to deliver the school for New Lubbesthorpe, a large-scale residential development in West Leicestershire. This will include […]

Green Approaches in Architecture

GSSArchitecture were one of the first architectural practices in the UK to be awarded the accreditation of ISO 14001, the international standard that specifies the requirements for an effective environmental management system, and have made the transition to the 2015 status of the certification. This has been supported by its offices across the country, which […]