ORTUS learning and events centre

ORTUS is a stunning, multi-award-winning learning and events centre in Camberwell, south London, adjacent to the world-renowned Institute of Psychiatry, Maudsley Hospital and King’s College London. It was named building project of the year (up to £10 million) in the 2014 British Construction Industry Awards and won a 2014 RIBA National Award.

Preston Bus Station and Youth Zone

Preston Bus Station, designed originally by BDP and completed in 1969, is a renowned, Grade II-listed Brutalist building, which Skelly & Couch is helping to return to its former glory through modern technologies and sensitive refurbishment techniques.

Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre in north London is the only permanent outdoor theatre in the UK. During summer it opens its doors to an audience of 1,240 every evening. 

Richmond Adult Community College

The historic Richmond Adult Community College, which has its roots in the late 19th century (1895), has been given a new and sustainable lease of life by an impressive refurbishment and new-build development, meeting the highest standards of energy efficiency.

Shakespeare's Globe - West Block

Shakespeare’s Globe West Block project involves the redevelopment of the exhibition spaces, administration areas, library and archive in the West Block, and will contribute to achieving the Globe’s objective for a more sustainable site.

St Peter's RC Seminary, Cardross

Skelly & Couch is contributing to the ‘rescue’ and restoration of one of Scotland’s greatest Modernist buildings, designed by Gillespie, Kidd and Coia, which has lain in ruins for 25 years.

The Perse School Performing Arts Centre

This project involved designing a new Performing Arts Centre for the EPC A-rated, Perse School in Cambridge.

Theatre Royal Drury Lane

The Grade I-listed Theatre Royal Drury Lane, owned and managed by Andrew Lloyd Webber’s company LW Theatres and built originally in 1812, is set to regain its status as the prime venue for musical theatre in London.

Vajrasana Buddhist Retreat Centre

The competition to refurbish and extend the Vajrasana Buddhist Retreat Centre transformed the original retreat – a makeshift collection of farm sheds in the heart of the Suffolk countryside – into a modern haven of spirituality.

Yaa Asantewaa Arts / Carnival Village

The Yaa Centre has provided a new home for the Carnival Village Trust, as well as the Association of British Calypsonians, Ebony Steel Band Trust and Yaa Asantewaa Arts. It includes a flexible exhibition /performance space, education and training workshops, a 60-seat presentation theatre, two dedicated rehearsal spaces for the development of steel pan music, a dance studio, business advisory services and a radio station.  

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