Durham Environment Awards for JDDK

Hot on the heels of their success at the Building Better Healthcare Awards earlier this month, Newcastle-based architects, Jane Darbyshire & David Kendall (JDDK) Ltd, are celebrating the success of two of their projects at the County Durham  Environment Awards held in Durham on Thursday night. The annual awards, now in their 25th year, are organised… Full Article >

JDDK Chosen for HCA Multidisciplinary Panel Work

The Newcastle-based architectural practice of Jane Darbyshire and David Kendall (JDDK) Ltd  have been chosen to  be part of the Housing and Communities Agency’s (HCA) multidisciplinary panel. JDDK are the only NE regional architectural practice to be part of the Tibbalds CampbellReith JV, one of the 18 organisations chosen by the HCA for technical services… Full Article >

Newcastle Expertise for Edinburgh Hospice Highly Commended

Newcastle-based architects, Jane Darbyshire & David Kendall (JDDK) Ltd, have been highly commended for the £26m rebuild project of St Columba’s Hospice in Edinburgh, at the prestigious Building Better Healthcare Awards held in central London on November 5th. The project, which opened in May, required not only  exemplary healthcare design but brought together several others aspects… Full Article >

JDDK Chosen for by RIBA for Post Office Redevelopment

The Newcastle-based architectural practice of Jane Darbyshire and David Kendall (JDDK) Ltd have been chosen to undertake the major expansion of RIBA Enterprises’ (RIBAE) premises in central Newcastle. Following a competition run by the RIBA Competitions office and an interview with a panel which included RIBA President Stephen Hodder, the practice was chosen from a shortlist of… Full Article >

RICS Award For The Witham

The £2.3m restoration of the Grade II listed Witham Hall, in Barnard Castle, has been judged the best building conservation project at the RICS North East Renaissance Awards held on Friday 25th April. The landmark arts complex which now provides a new cultural, community and commercial hub in the centre of Barnard Castle with event space,… Full Article >