New Housing for Wiltshire Council

DarntonB3 Appointments, Community, Residential

In 2014 DarntonB3 were appointed to create a brief for the design of new houses for elderly people. We were then appointed to prepare designs for housing on 4 sites in Wiltshire. The purpose of the initiative was to create affordable and accessible housing for elderly people in rural areas to allow them to stay within their own communities, rather …

Cardiff Triathlon 2018

DarntonB3 Community

Congratulations to members of our Cardiff team who took part in this years Cardiff Triathlon! The team survived and produced credible times. Two teams entered the competition: Team A undertook the Olympic Course consisting of a 1500m swim, 40km bike section and 10k run; Team B undertook the Sprint Course consisting of a 750m swim, 20km bike section and 5k …

Elly’s Flag Appeal

DarntonB3 Community, Healthcare

DarntonB3 is pleased to be proceeding to construction in this spectacular project enabled by a remarkable fund-raising effort spearheaded by an 8 year old. Elly Neville started fund-raising as a 5 year old for a new ward providing palliative care for cancer patients after her father was treated successfully at Withybush Hospital in Pembrokeshire. Her campaign has now raised over £160,000 …

Shortlisted in Yorkshire Awards

DarntonB3 Awards, Community, Education

We’re delighted to have received the news that our refurbishment project, Leeds College of Music Library and Jazz Archives, has been shortlisted for Project of the Year in the Constructing Excellence Yorkshire & Humber Awards 2018!  #ceyh Executed out of our head office in Leeds and working with such a fantastic client, we’re proud to have been nominated as a …

Isebrook SEN College, Northamptonshire County Council

DarntonB3 Community, Education

Works are progressing on the DarntonB3 designed Isebrook SEN College for Northamptonshire County Council. The new teaching block will create an additional 8 classrooms along with dedicated classrooms including Food Technology, Craft Design and Technology, Art, Music with separate recording studio, and a Learning Resource Centre including ICT suite and Library. The existing school caters for students from 11-18 years …

Rowing the Atlantic!

DarntonB3 Community, Events

Each year Willmott Dixon carry out an ‘annual legacy challenge’ and DarntonB3 are proud to be taking part! In years gone by they have moved a baton around all of their sites in Wales and the West of England (without the use of mechanical power!), and as recently as last year built 3 treehouses for organisations such as Ronald McDonald …

Loch Clash Stopover

DarntonB3 Community, Education, Events

Superb image of our scheme for a new project in Kinlochbervie, Sutherland. The proposed building is in a stunning location and the scheme provides a gathering place and bunkhouse facility, together with local Tourist Information and social space.