Photos of the completed ‘DIY SOS: The Big Build Children in Need’ scheme

Following the airing on BBC 1 of ‘DIY SOS: The Big Build Children in Need Special’ we are now delighted to post some photos of the final scheme. Continue reading

Circle Design helps BBC Children in Need

Circle Design are very proud to have been involved in helping BBC Children in Need as part of a BBC 1 special programme: “DIY SOS: The Big Build”. The programme features the renovation of a centre for children with additional needs in Edinburgh. The Yard helps children and young people from 3 to 25. It is an indoor and outdoor space that welcomes the whole family. This year the centre celebrates 25 years of helping families deal with the demands of daily life, giving the young people a space to develop their confidence and encouraging them to make lasting friendships. Continue reading

Team Day out

The team (sadly minus Sitara) recently enjoyed a complimentary day at Perth Races for the Glorious Finale event at the end of the season. Much enjoyment was had by all, added to by a number of backed horses successfully producing the required results! Continue reading

New member of Staff appointed

Circle Design (UK) Ltd is delighted to announce a new addition to the company following the appointment of Liz Simcox as our full time Administrator. Continue reading

Zorbing Facility granted planning permission

Circle Design (UK) Ltd is delighted to announce that planning permission has been granted to Rolling Haggis for a brand new zorbing site at Midlothian Snowsports Centre, Hillend, on the outskirts of Edinburgh.  It is hoped that the site will be up and rolling by next season. Continue reading

Edintore Wind Farm appeal granted full planning permission

Circle Design (UK) Ltd is delighted to announce the approval of the Edintore Wind Farm following an appeal against the original decision, back in December 2011, to refuse planning permission.  Circle Design has been involved in the landscape and visual elements of the project throughout.  The press statement by vento ludens, the company behind the scheme, is as follows: Continue reading

Harvesting Elderflowers outside the office

Harvest is in full swing next to the office, providing us with a wee reminder of the importance of nature in all our lives whilst sadly indicating that the cold dark days are not far away.  We have even been doing a little bit of harvesting of our own, Matt and Samuel have been out picking Elderflowers to make their own Elderflower cordial! Continue reading

Recreation in Ben Nevis

We have achieved lottery funding for one of our projects in the Highlands of Scotland.  This project will help to improve the recreational resource and limit the damage the recreational activity has on Ben Nevis and the surrounding landscape. Continue reading

Circle Design have moved into larger premises

But just around the corner - we now have some more space to spread out, with a meeting room and additional storage, meeting and kitchen area. We also have a lovely view of the horses in the paddock. Continue reading