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Group Ginger picked for Middlesbrough Old Town Hall transformation

Group Ginger have won the Council-led tender to overhaul the derelict Grade II listed Middlesborough Old Town Hall and transform it into workspace for the town’s expanding Digital and Creative sector.

Jun 2024
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Planning submitted for Weardale Lithium green energy facility

Group Ginger have submitted planning permission for a pilot processing plant producing battery-grade lithium for clean energy client Weardale Lithium.

Apr 2024
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Goole Market Hall planning application

Group Ginger has submitted plans to resurrect Goole’s vacant market hall.

Feb 2024
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A fresh new look for the Henry Moore Institute

Following a competitive tender process, Group Ginger are pleased to share we have been appointed to work with the Henry Moore Foundation on the redevelopment of interior front of house, engagement and staff areas at the Henry Moore Institute in Leeds.

Nov 2023
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Henry Moore Institute Internal Redevelopment

Following a competitive tender process, Group Ginger are pleased to share we have been appointed to work with the Henry Moore Foundation on the redevelopment of interior front of house, engagement and staff areas at the Henry Moore Institute in Leeds.

Oct 2023
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Doncaster Civic Trust presentation

Simon and Samantha had a great time presenting our Corn Exchange scheme to members of the Doncaster Civic Trust.

Feb 2023
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Goole Market Hall Regeneration

Group Ginger are excited to share that we have won the opportunity to work with East Riding of Yorkshire Council on the refurbishment of Goole Market Hall.

Feb 2023

Castleton Mill Retrofit

Group Ginger are pleased to share proposals for a full retrofit of Castleton Mill Production Studios.

Feb 2023

Site Progress at Doncaster Corn Exchange

Works are progressing at Doncaster Corn Exchange with internal strip out and building fabric repairs well underway.

Feb 2023
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Blakey Moor Terrace: Revised Planning Approval

Group Ginger have received approval for revised proposals to restore Blakey Moor Terrace following a series of structural failures to the existing building.

Dec 2022
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York Train Station

Group Ginger are developing design proposals for the relocation of the train operating companies' accommodation at York Station.

Oct 2022

Streets in the Sky at Halifax Borough Market

Group Ginger are working in collaboration with WSP and Cushman & Wakefield to develop a feasibility study for the re-inhabitation of the ‘Streets in the Sky’ at Halifax Borough Market, on behalf of Calderdale Borough Council.

Oct 2022
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Listed Building Consent approved for Doncaster Corn Exchange

We are pleased to share that our scheme for Doncaster Corn Exchange has received Listed Building Consent!

Aug 2022
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Site progress at Blakey Moor Terrace

Our conversion of Blakey Moor Terrace is continuing at pace.

Aug 2022
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Pavers office

Group Ginger have submitted a planning application on behalf of Pavers Shoes to extend their existing office accommodation at their York Head Office at Northminster Business Park.

Aug 2022
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East Leeds Observatory competition

Group Ginger are proud to have been shortlisted to develop our proposals in response to the Leeds City of Culture 2023 artists brief for the East Leeds Observatory, inspired by the 300th year birthday of Sir John Smeaton.

Aug 2022
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Leeds Civic Trust Webinar

Group Ginger were invited to present at Leeds Civic Trusts webinar, ‘Retrofit, Refurbishment and Repurposing: The Action Gap’.

Jul 2022
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Compton Street residential scheme

We are delighted to provide details of a residential scheme that has recently been submitted for planning approval. Group Ginger have been working with a private client to design 3 new Mews houses on a derelict site in Compton, York.

Jul 2022
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Peterborough Market Foodhall

"I love it - nice and fresh, clean, tidy – beautiful!” - We are getting great feedback on our recently completed Food Hall in Peterborough!

Jul 2022
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Congratulations Samantha

Congratulations to Samantha on Passing her Part 3 Architectural studies from the RIBA North West to become a fully fledged Architect. Group Ginger are proud to have her as part of our team!

Apr 2022
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Toddbrook Sailing Club secures planning approval

Group Ginger are happy to share that our Toddbrook Sailing Club scheme has been granted planning approval!

Apr 2022
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RIBA North East Building of the Year Award

Whitby Street Studios wins RIBA's North East Building of the Year Award 2021.

Aug 2021
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Group Ginger has been selected as one of Britain's Best Emerging Architects.

May 2021
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Shaftesbury Avenue

Planning was submitted to reconfigure this family house. The design meets the changing needs of a growing family and makes a significant difference in how the family can enjoy both their home and garden.

Apr 2021
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Harrogate Convention Centre

Group Ginger have been appointed by Harrogate Borough Council to develop a phased masterplan for the regeneration of Harrogate Convention Centre.

Mar 2021
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Left Bank Leeds

An inspiring place for arts, events and the community.

May 2020
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Apple Barn

A productive and bio-diverse rural landscape Set in the foothills of the south Pennine range, Northern England, the original farm benefits from panoramic views of the beautiful open countryside.

May 2020
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The Bis, Hartlepool: A vibrant flexible workspace providing studios and offices for established and new business start-ups through the refurbishment and extension of the Grade II listed former General Post Office Building on Whitby Street in Hartlepool.

May 2020
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Lower Eastfield Farm

Lower Eastfield farm has secured detailed planning permission and work is now progressing on the technical and detail designs to enable contractor selection and a start on site with phase one; the conversion of the outbuildings and long barn.

Apr 2020
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Leeds city urban room

We were pleased to host RIBA Yorkshire AGM at the Leeds City Free room at Ginger Works. The Leeds City Free room is a place where artists, civic minded community groups and organisations can meet, display work and discuss opportunities and initiatives relevant to the city and the region. We are providing an independent agenda free space in the city.

Dec 2019
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We have moved into our new offices at Ginger Works

It's taken nearly a year to realise the project from initially finding the building to completing the purchase and then refurbishing the space. Thanks to Crispin Interiors for all their support with the refurbishment and the quality finish.

Aug 2019
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Peter Bennett House

Group ginger win limited competition to secure the opportunity to refurbish and modernise a flagship office building at Lawnswood business Park, Leeds.

Jun 2019
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Cool Venues

Fast, furious and theatrical… ice hockey might one day become as popular as football.

Group ginger secure position with ice rink specialist to develop a series of rinks across the UK. Its early days but GG are developing proposals for two possible projects in the UK which look to build upon the rising popularity of ice hockey and ice skating in general. The rinks will be of league standard with spectator seating to provide local teams the ability to train and host league matches.

May 2018
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The Free Room

Group ginger is always interested in projects that have the potential to transform the perception of a space, bringing multiple uses and activities which in turn enliven an area and enhance the visitor experience. Small projects can be just as influential as large scale developments. What started as a toilet block and harbour facilities building has been transformed into valuable community asset.

Jan 2018
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David Oluwale Memorial Garden

David Oluwale was a British Nigerian who drowned in the River Aire in Leeds, in 1969. The Memorial Association promotes knowledge and understanding of the life and death of David, and campaigns for social justice, diversity equality and inclusion.
The charity approached Group Ginger to establish a memorial garden. Our approach was to focus the positive themes of inclusion, diversity and equality by establishing an open Kitchen garden.

May 2017
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Leeds Music Hub

The Leeds music Hub is an existing facility in Headingly providing music teaching and rehearsal spaces to the local community. The existing premises are small and the Music Hub is looking to grow increasing their offer to the community. Group ginger are working with LMU, exploring different buildings potential enabling them to scale up the community offer and increase the services provided. The proposals provide increased areas for rehearsal; teaching and café. The new space would allow for music performance and would be able to host events. Group Ginger is working with the charity, to translate their business proposal into spatial proposition and to help prepare grant applications for capital funding.

Aug 2016