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12th September 2016

North Waltham Cemetery

Archaeological investigations commence this week , as part of the work HDD are undertaking to discharge planning conditions for a new 6 hectare cemetery near Basingstoke. ECUS are undertaking the investigations, HDD are managing the discharge of planning conditions.

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15th August 2016

Camberwell Old Cemetery

Boundary works at Camberwell Old Cemetery are now complete. HDD oversaw the design and contract management, of new ornamental railings and associated works to improve an unsightly boundary within the cemetery.

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9th July 2016

Newport Cemetery Opening

Despite the torrential downpours in June! It was a good turn out to the official opening of the Newport Cemetery extension.  The opening was organised by Newport Town Council and officially opened by the Lord Major. Local Councillors, families, funeral directors and maintenance crews were amongst the guests. Harrison Design Development were responsible for the..

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5th May 2016

Newts

We are now in prime newt surveying season and newt surveys are underway on a number of your projects.

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14th April 2016

Works underway at Camberwell Old Cemetery

Harrison Design Development are currently overseeing the implementation of new ornamental railings to Camberwell Old Cemetery. The new railings replace an unattractive timber fence, identified as a being a ‘detractor’ in the sites Conservation Management Plan. Works along include the creation of a new pedestrian access point, and ecological improvements including the formation of a..

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8th February 2016

Cemetery Lodge Complete

Works are now complete to transform the previously derelict Grade 2 listed lodge building into the main cemetery office within Camberwell New Cemetery. The sensitively designed landscape scheme reinstates lost historical features including formal lawns, integrates access improvements for less able users, and provides an attractive environment.

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22nd January 2016

Civic Trust Award

King Charles Tower was commended by Chester Civic Trust in their New Years honours list in the Public Open Spaces category. Harrison Design Development were appointed by Cheshire West and Cheshire Council to design and oversee the implementation of works to improve this important public space adjacent to the historic Chester City Walls.

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4th January 2016

City of London Cemetery-The Shoot

Works are now complete at The Shoot, and area of land within the Grade 1 Listed City of London Cemetery. The works involved the reclamation and remodelling of an area previously unusable for burial. HDD were responsible for the project from inception through to completion, working closely with Geo Technical engineers on the MMP (Materials..

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12th December 2015

Newport Cemetery Complete

Construction work to extend the existing cemetery are now complete. HDD were appointed by Newport Town Council to assist with the discharge of planning conditions, detailed design and contract management of the project. The completed scheme included, new burial and cremated remains areas, a specially designed new memorial wall and garden. The cemetery extension is sensitively..

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18th November 2015

City of London Cemetery | The Shoot

The City of London Cemetery is a Grade 1 Registered Landscape. Works have commenced to ”remodel and reclaim’ an area of contaminated land within the cemetery known as ‘The Shoot’, previously used for storage of materials and soils.   The scheme includes new burial areas which have been sensitively designed to fit into the Registered Landscape. Works have included working..

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12th November 2015

Daniel Owen Square Opened

Daniel Owen Square in Mold designed by HDD, has been officially opened. Improvements to the public realm include; an events area, canopy, re-located sculpture, planting and architectural lighting. Celebrations to open the square included music , dancing and poetry performed by schools, professional performers and local community groups.  A time capsule engineered by Airbus apprentices..

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1st October 2015

Planning permission granted for new cemetery

Planning permission for a new 6.5 hectare cemetery in North Waltham near Basingstoke has been granted. The proposed cemetery includes a chapel building, new footpaths, roads and burial areas alongside extensive areas of planting in order to provide a tranquil setting for burial that fits sensitively into the surrounding landscape. HDD managed and the planning application..

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