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Recent Work October 2016

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Moorside Nuclear Power Station

Weddles were responsible for all Sellafield projects from 1977 to 2000. This year NuGen launched an International Design Competition for a landscape scheme, including significant earth bunds and mounds. The foreground waste screen mounds are our original concept for the redevelopment of Windscale.

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Long Rake Spar Approved

We’ve just received notice from the Peak District National Park Authority approving our application to develop the Long Rake Spar Quarry site with additional buildings.

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New Era Square Underway

We’re excited to see that the New Era Square project has started onsite – the excavators are out clearing the old slabs and foundations. This site has been derelict for many years so we’re pleased to see things progressing. We’re working with New Era Developments, Hadfield Cawkwell Davidson Architects and Bowmer & Kirkland Contractor. 

New Homes in Sheffield Green Belt

Sheffield City Council have approved an application to build 88 new of homes in Sheffield’s Green Belt. The site is the currently derelict former Dyson Refractories ceramics factory on Stopes Road, Stannington
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Winter Ecological Surveys

With September gone the 2015 Bat Activity Survey period has come to a close but don’t forget that we can still undertake Preliminary Bat Roost Assessments and Phase 1 Habitat Surveys at any time of the year.

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Landscape Assistant Job

Due to our continuing workload we have an immediate vacancy for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Landscape Assistant. Our office is long established and based in Sheffield. We provide excellent all-round office experience, and a very wide variety of project types. Read more →

Weddles Turns 58

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Subterranean Eco House

Weddles have been working closely with Coda Planning in Bolsterstone, at the edge of the Peak District on a single-storey four-bedroom property eco-friendly house built into the hillside. Weddles initially undertook Tree , Ecology and Visual Impact Assessments to determine development constraints. We then produced a integrated landscape scheme which ensures the eco-friendly house blends seamlessly into this sensitive environment, whilst boosting biodiversity of the area.

See the full article at BDAILY Online

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Newly Chartered CMLI

Chris Braine has recently passed his professional Landscape Architecture exams, and now becomes the fourth Chartered Landscape Architect at Weddles.

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