Apr 14

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 […]


Feb 08

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.


Jan 22

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.


Jan 04

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 […]


Dec 12

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 […]


Nov 18

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 […]


Nov 12

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 […]


Oct 01

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 […]

King Charles Tower

Sep 15

Works start on site at King Charles Tower

Construction works have now commenced at King Charles Tower Green in Chester. The park lies between King Charles Tower, Chester City Walls and the Shropshire Union Canal in the heart of Chester. The green is part of a Scheduled Ancient Monument and within a Conservation Area. The area had become overgrown and dilapidated, attracting significant amount […]

Newport Cemetery Extension underway

Sep 14

Newport Cemetery Extension underway

Newport Cemetery Extension underway Works have started on site to build an extension to Newport Cemetery in Shropshire. The new extension designed by HDD will include new burial areas, memorial garden with memorial wall, footpaths and planting. Works are due to be complete this autumn. HDD are managing the onsite work on behalf of the […]