The life and times of John Douglas

In Abbey Street in Chester, there is a blue plaque that commemorates the life of Chester architect John Douglas, but who is Douglas and why is he important to the Chester area?

John Douglas (1830 – 1911) was an (more…)

How has architecture been shaped by the green revolution?

The green revolution is concerned with providing solutions to environmental issues such as global warming and pollution, and has shaped a form of architecture known as ‘green architecture’.

Green architects design energy efficient buildings. They focus on (more…)