People

17th Century Cruck Barn

17th Century Cruck Barn

Our Premises

Our 17th century Cruck Barn provides a 21st century design studio environment, in a tastefully and carefully upgraded historic building.

Andrew Arnold

Andrew Arnold

Director

Andrew has a real passion for great Architecture and this is borne out in everything he does. An award winning designer, he instils excellence, quality and pride in everything the Practice does.

Anthony Jones

Anthony Jones

Associate

Brilliant but a man of few words…

3D Modelling Techniques

3D Modelling Techniques

Project Arizona Model

Although the full computer model is an invaluable tool for understanding and presenting schemes, we also utilise 3D printing techniques to produce ‘hard copy’ models of certain schemes.

Drawing Techniques

Drawing Techniques

Traditonal Skills

Although we use all of the latest production and presentation techniques, the old traditional skills are still alive and well in the office.

Geoff Hibbert

Geoff Hibbert

Architectural Technologist

Geoff is a thorough and conscientious Technologist always looking to create comprehensive and practical design packages to aid the project.

Guy Brookes

Guy Brookes

Associate

Guy is our in-house BIM and IT Task Group Leader combined with running his team leading on major national projects he is also our resident photographer.

Jo Kember

Jo Kember

Director

Jo is an experienced and enthusiastic team leader with an integrated, holistic approach to design.

Andrew Goodwin

Andrew Goodwin

Architect

Andrew is an enthusiastic and conscientious architect with a voracity for clean lines and good food.

Jennifer Shields

Jennifer Shields

Architectural Technologist

Jen is enthusiastic and eager to learn, she works well as a member of a larger team and takes responsibility to ensure she QA checks all her work prior to be issued.

Andrew Todd

Andrew Todd

Associate

Andrew has grown through his years with the practice from a young Technician to Associate, his only downside is he supports Manchester United!

Vicky Taylor

Vicky Taylor

Associate - Interior Design

Vicky leads the Interior Design Team in delivering outstanding schemes across all sectors. She is experienced, passionate and very, very nice.

Kieran Grayken

Kieran Grayken

Architectural Technician

Progressing from Junior Technician, Kieran joined the BIM Development team and created the parametrically flexible furniture library that all co-users benefits from in model production.

Allan Stableford

Allan Stableford

Architectural Technologist

Alan is an experienced Architectural Technologist, he is flexible in his attitude and ensures deadlines are met. He has a lot of knowledge with latest building regulations / HTM’s and HBN Standards.

Laura Glithero

Laura Glithero

Senior Interior Designer

Laura is a truly talented designer whose flair knows no bounds. Alongside a wealth of experience in Healthcare Design, she brings creativity by the bucket load & her visualisations are second to none.

James Taylor

James Taylor

Junior Architectural Technician

James joined us in 2014 and is an enthusiastic technician with excellent Revit skills and a keen interest in construction detailing......oh and he's a big sports fan too

John Monk

John Monk

Architectural Technician

John is a thorough and enquiring Technician. Details and construction interfaces are his speciality – he is a valuable asset to any project.

Carl Williams

Carl Williams

IT Manager

Carl is our in-house IT guru from DOS to Windows with over 20 years of experience in the IT field, and is a keen 10K and Half Marathon Runner

Karen Parkinson

Karen Parkinson

Accountant

Karen’s accuracy and attention to detail is superb, responsible for managing our company finances she also finds ways of improving profitability and growth.

Sean Kember

Sean Kember

Director

Sean is dedicated to his clients and inspires the best from his teams. He has been instrumental in the implementation of BIM within the practice and is constantly striving for improvement.

Scott Wilkinson

Scott Wilkinson

Architect

Scott is a capable and diligent architect with fabulous communication skills.

Duxbury Golf Course

Duxbury Golf Course

Our offices are located on Duxbury Park

There is even scope for 9 holes before work at our offices based at Duxbury Park, adjoining Duxbury Park Golf Course as Andy Todd demonstrates with a dawn tee-off.

Kevin Hilton

Kevin Hilton

Senior Architectural Technician

Kevin is a REVIT whizz, and always meets any deadlines he is given. Very knowledgeable with building regulations and overcomes issues on site with his keen eye for detail.

Chris Culshaw

Chris Culshaw

Secretary

Chris has been with the practice for over 30 years and knows more about our heritage than most. Chris leads the front of house and administration team and does a great job at keeping us all in check.

Sue Cooper

Sue Cooper

Business Development Manager

Sue is an organised and efficient business developer and is a driving force behind the Practices focus on business improvement.

Award Winning

Award Winning

Award Winning Design Team

Awards for excellence in design are a high priority and our team has numerous successes nationally.

Tom Gilbert-Rule

Tom Gilbert-Rule

Director

Tom is design led with a passion for high quality schemes based on aesthetic and detail solutions to project challenges.

Mark Cowpland

Mark Cowpland

Associate

Mark has been with the practice for a number of years, progressing to Associate in 2007. He heads up an award winning team successfully delivering mental health units across the country.

Internal Team Reviews

Internal Team Reviews

Sharing of project information

On complex schemes internal team reviews are essential for ensuring that everyone involved is fully up to speed with progress and sharing in all of the project information.

Paul Greenwood

Paul Greenwood

BIM Manager

Paul is our in-house BIM Manager, providing a viable and sustained BIM strategy for the practice, together with his role as a Senior Technician.

Pauline Martin

Pauline Martin

Secretary

Pauline works front of house and provides administration and clerical support to our thriving team. You will be sure to always receive a warm welcome from Pauline when you visit our office.

Adam Richardson

Adam Richardson

Associate

Adam is an experienced Architect across all sectors, in particular health and education. In fact, his education experience goes further than his design knowledge – he’s actually a qualified teacher!

Georgie Lomax

Georgie Lomax

Interior Designer

Georgie is an award-winning designer and an expert in delivering top quality interiors in the private sectors. She is great fun to work with, often telling us hilarious tales of her talking cat, Boris

Samantha Gill

Samantha Gill

Architectural Assistant

Sam is one of a number of Architectural Assistants and heads up the 3D visualisation team, she is always reliable and gives 110% on everything she does.

Jaclyn Kelly

Jaclyn Kelly

Architectural Technician

A meticulous problem solver, with an extensive technical background, passionate about the implementation of good design, combined with excellent Revit skills, she is a real project asset.

Nicola Arnold

Nicola Arnold

Practice Assistant

A keen eye for detail, Nicola supports Accounts and the Human Resources aspects of the Practice.

Nick Barnes

Nick Barnes

Architectural Technician

An accomplished Technician with over 15 years experience, working on a broad variety of projects. A keen fly fisherman in his spare time.

Dominic Bowman

Dominic Bowman

Junior Architectural Technician

Dominic joined us in 2016, he is an enthusiastic & adaptable member of the team. From creating Revit families to progressing onto schemes, he assists on just about anything.

Liz Black

Liz Black

Architect

An experienced Architect with a portfolio covering a number of sectors & high profile projects. A woman of many hats (& shoes), committed to high quality design & effective collaborative working.

Vijay Parekh

Vijay Parekh

Architectural Technologist

Vijay is an experienced and committed Technologist, who in his spare time is a Match Steward at Preston North End Football Club (well someone has to support them!)

Robin Graham

Robin Graham

Architect

Robin is a creative Architect who is passionate about great design. He is a keen proponent of achieving a high quality in the built environment.

Phil Whittaker

Phil Whittaker

Architectural Technologist

Self confessed Claude Makélélé equivalent of the architectural world, with 10 years healthcare experience. A proud dad & husband ... an all round thoroughly nice chap!