Yearly Archives: 2018

Plans for Beechcroft Holiday Homes in Herefordshire

Holiday Homes Get Approval

RRA  Customers Receive Planning Permission For Holiday Homes “We commissioned RRA to work on our project and design for us a scheme which would be sympathetic to the local Heritage. Alex Whibley and Alex Jones were exceptionally professional in their approach, efficient and responsive to the complexities of the planning rules and we were delighted with the scheme they designed. After much negotiation with RRA support we were successfully awarded planning consent, Thank you Alex and Alex and RRA” Stephanie and Jarrod Clay After

When choosing a home people are looking for more than just a place to live.

What People Want

“Ten Characteristics of Places where People want to Live” – What People Want The RIBA have recently published a paper detailing the top ten characteristics people desire when choosing their home. Using ten case studies, all based in the England, the research analysed the specific successful elements of these with a view to making recommendations for design, building methods and planning when developing future housing to improve the community housing effect. This study will help us and other alike see what

Winners of the Harrison Clark Rickerbys Charitable Art Competition in Hereford 2018

Congratulations to all the winners

A Big Congratulations To All Competition Winners Winners of the Harrison Clark Rickerbys Charitable Art Competition in Hereford 2018 Congratulations to all the winners of the charitable art competition organised by Hereford law firm, Harrison Clark Rickerbys inc Gordon Lutton. The competition attracted no less than 96 entries of a very high standard. Special congratulations from RRA are extended to Linda Pitcher who won the RRA sponsored category, ‘The City’. Linda’s picture of the inside of Hereford cathedral showed exceptional talent and an

Backing The Bulls

Following the great success and promotion of Hereford FC last season and with their tremendous start to this season, RRA is delighted to continue to be short sponsors and support the Bulls. We are looking forward to another very exciting league campaign.

St. Michael and All Angels Church Update

Conservation repair works have started on the Grade II* listed St. Michael and All Angels Church in Herefordshire. The grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund will address the major repairs needed to the tower, the roofs, rainwater goods, stonework, the porch, several windows, internal walls and ceilings, and electrics. The project started with excavations for a French drain where the contractors, watched over by an Archaeologist, discovered a previous building or an earlier phase to the 12th Century Church. In

Roll Up, Roll Up …

… the circus is coming to town for one night only at Highnam Court, Gloucestershire on 22nd September; and, this year RRA is very proud to be one of the sponsors. Over the years the Pied Piper Balls have earned a reputation as some of the very best events in the Gloucestershire social calendar and this year’s promises to be the most spectacular of all. With the fabulous Chip Shop Boys providing the entertainment, it’s going to be worth dusting

Regeneration in E10

RRA is working with our developer client on this new-build, five-unit, residential development in South-East London. The design considers the massing and form of the adjacent buildings and, in a contemporary manner, produces a building that sits very well in its context. The project is currently being evaluated for viability and we hope to be discussing it with the local authority in the next few weeks.