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University of Bradford

July 26, 2011 in 1960s, 1970s, Education

Chemical Engineering, Nuclear Science and Civil Engineering Buildings
This group of buildings was the first of several projects designed by BDP for the University of Bradford in the 1960-70s period.
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C&A store, Chester

July 22, 2011 in 1970s, Retail


An excellent example of a modern building which enhances the conservation area.
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Halifax Building Society, Halifax

April 13, 2011 in 1970s, Offices

A quite remarkable building of its period (early 1970s).

Championed by some leading critics at the time (Banham etc) for its almost Victorian confidence, disliked by others for the same reason. Read the rest of this entry →