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Adrian Welch, website co-editor

About Adrian Welch

Director at e-architect, attended Banchory Academy. He lives in Dubai and the United Kingdom
  • St Andrew Square Edinburgh aerial photo

Halliday Fraser Munro Edinburgh: Construction

Halliday Fraser Munro Edinburgh news: architectural and planning practice strengthens its presence in Scottish capital after being appointed to work on over £150m of new construction projects in the city.

  • George Street Edinburgh vision design by LDA

George Street Edinburgh Vision: WYG / LDA Design

Edinburgh City Council unveil plans to enhance civic grandeur of George Street with new plazas & additional public seating: a principal shopping thoroughfare in the Scottish capital, it's part of citywide vision for long-term growth.

  • The Maltings Haddington house extension

Haddington Building: Architecture, Photos, East Lothian

Haddington building news - beautiful 4-bed extended house at 6 The Maltings goes on the market, with architect-designed kitchen & dining room extension plus master bedroom balcony with views up the river ; McCarthy & Stone retirement apartments near completion at Mill Wynd. The Hailes is a new development of 43 one and two bedroom apartments and 6 two-bed cottages.

  • The Ross Fountain, Credit City of Edinburgh Council

Ross Fountain Restoration, Princes Street Gardens

Work has begun to restore Edinburgh's A-listed Ross Fountain to its former glory. the project will cost around £1.5m. The cast-iron feature has been removed piece by piece from West Princes Street Gardens. After repair it will return in Spring 2018.

  • St Andrew Square Edinburgh aerial view

New Edinburgh Concert Hall Building: Chipperfield

The project to create Edinburgh’s first new performance building in 100 years is gathering pace following the appointment of an architect-led design team. The task of designing the 1,000-seat auditorium, which will rival the best in Europe for acoustics and audience experience, has been given to David Chipperfield Architects.

  • Wavegarden Scotland at Ratho Quarry

Ratho Adventure Centre: Edinburgh Climbing Centre

Wavegarden Scotland, the company which hopes to develop Scotland’s first artificial wave park, has submitted its planning application today (30 May) after receiving overwhelmingly positive feedback from public consultation events held earlier this year.