ICE News and Comment

Craig y Wylan update

Seeing great progress on this amazing house in its beautiful location. The floors are all in place and the framework is complete. Contractor will finish...

Hydroelectric Scheme in Conwy Valley

Last week, fresh plans were lodged for a controversial £12m hydroelectric scheme on the River Conwy. RWE Innogy UK wants to build the power station...

When is a Green Gap not a Green Gap?

When Cheshire East Borough Council lost a legal battle at London’s Court of Appeal in relation to a planning inspector’s approval for the new homes...

Office to Residential Conversions

Office to residential conversions are a permanent feature of permitted development rights from 6 April 2016. The rights were first introduced on a temporary basis...

More Homes in East Cheshire

More homes is a feature of Cheshire East Council’s revised local plan strategy, due to be approved by the full council later this month before...

New Homes needed in Cheshire East

The number of new homes needed in Cheshire East is 36,000, according to the Council’s draft local plan. The planning inspector examining Cheshire East Council’s...

Using Space and Visioning

Key elements implicit in ICE Architects’ design strategy are ‘using space’ and ‘visioning’. On Thursday, at the RIBA Design Leadership Summit 2015 in Manchester, Alison...