Just before I left Durham, I made sure of one final trip on my bucket list of significant buildings on my patch.
On the face of it, a tiny pit village to the west of the city should have little to offer other than its industrial heritage, but for some reason it was singled out for siting a Roman Catholic Seminary at the start of the 19th century. 441 more words
Underneath my superficially normal appearance lurks a train geek. I thought I loved trains in the UK but trains in America are way cooler! I just need to hear a train whistle to get excited; I must be one of very few of the millions of people who live in the Houston area that gets stuck waiting for a concrete train to pass for 20 minutes and doesn’t mind. 257 more words
PENSON has designed the new visionary headquarters for Virgin Atlantic & Virgin Holidays located in Crawley, England. To celebrate Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Holidays’ thirtieth anniversary, they appointed world-leading architect and designer PENSON to create a visionary new HQ at Gatwick. 64 more words
Do you sit in a cubicle or in an open space?
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As Nelson foresaw, Action Office II cubicles went on to become a commercial success and its systems were widely imitated by other companies.