News

July 2017


FYA shortlisted for new Clore Learning space @ RIBA headquarters


Jack Windmill wins a prize at Sussex Herritage Awards

June 2017


Sarah takes part in ‘raise your flag' debate at CSM as part of the Natarrative Enviorments course


Jack Windmill finalist for the AJ Retrofit Awards

May 2017


Double win for Jack Windmill receiving a RIBA South-East regional Award and Conservation Award.


Sarah completes epic 300 miles in 3 days pedElle charity cycle ride from Porto to Lisbon

April 2017


Sarah takes part in Dutch Mistress, an urban study tour of Holland, see our letter from the Netherlands in BD online


Creative Living Country book published featuring Ty Hedfan

March 2017


Sarah on a teaching trip in India with CSM & NID students working with street children in the city of Ahmedabad.


The Financial Times writes about FY’s Habitat House in ‘Creature Comforts: Buildings designed for humans and animals".

February 2017


FY win competition to redevelop Arad Goch Theatre in Aberystwyth


Arts & Cultural centre in the Peoples Market starts on site


Jeremy and Sarah visit Flaine and stay at the Marcel Breuer designed resort

January 2017


Jack Mill House is a finalist in the BD AYA Individual House of the Year Architect

December 2016


New factory project in Manchester... a smorgasbord of lids, caps, and closures


Office Xmas trip to new Design Museum.

November 2016


Copenhagen field trip exploring Freetown Christiana and new housing in docks


Sarah gives talk at Central St Martins' Spatial Practices Lecture Series

October 2016


SERICC Crisis Centre to feature in Well Built exhibition 1-29 Nov @ Museum of Architecture


Habitat House wins Sunday Times British Homes Awards Best House Design (up to 50 units)


Telegraph's 'At home with Harry Handelsman, the man behind Chiltern Firehouse' features his house designed by FY

September 2016


Florida House survives Hurricane Matthew and nears completion


FY joins the Surface Design Show team in sponsored Maggie's Culture Crawl 


Sarah joins Cany, Niall & Peter at RIBA talking about buildings that inspired them

August 2016


Summer wins at Brecon County Show, Wales


Net-a-Porter features Ty Hedfan - 'Built to impress'


Modern House meets FY interview

July 2016


Moving in commences at Jack Mill


50 Architects 50 Buildings book launch includes Sarah's piece on Byker Estate


Sarah joins Southwark Design Review Panel

June 2016


The new walls at Peoples Market tell story of Wrexham's heritage


FYA speak at LFA's 'Designing Community Buildings' with Proctor Matthews & RCKA


Beni's Echoes of Accra exhibition opens as part of LFA


FYA speak at Central Saint Martin's 'Who Authors the City?' debate

May 2016


Jack Mill is nearing completion, image of stair to eyrie


Sarah takes to her bike again for a Pedelle epic cycle over Alps to the Venice Biennale


FYA are featured in Elle Deco mag's Ask an Architect

April 2016


New Haslemere house tops out


Sarah is selected to join newly formed Camden Design Review Panel

March 2016


Beni Rogers takes month sabatical researching social patterns in city of Accra in Ghana, exhibition to follow in June

February 2016


FY Finalist in Burgh Island hotel pavillion competition


Arts Council of Wales approves funding for Wrexham Arts Centre

January 2016


Sarah speaks at CSM Public launch seminar


Wrexham Arts Centre & Peoples Market gets planning


New house wins planning in rural Yorkshire

December 2015


Happy Xmas from the top of St Pauls

November 2015


Speaking at Bartlett Alumni Pecha Kucha - memories of Moving Granny project


Sarah is mentor at RIBA’s speed dating event


Trip to Istanbul and saw Hagia Sofia under scaffold - amazing

October 2015


Sarah speaks at Models of Innovation, Urbanistas Exhibition, Newcastle


Retirement homes scheme in Kent submitted for planning


Sarah chairs judging of the Surface Design Awards 2016


Granary tops out at Jack Windmill

September 2015


Jeremy completes the 150mile Great Portland Estates Bike Ride 2015


Waddington Studios in AJ must-see Open Houses 2015


Sarah delivers Storyworlds paper at International Visual Methods Conference, University of Brighton

August 2015


FY wins £3million Wrexham Arts & Culture Centre competition


FY recommended reading: Play Slum by Ogel, www.playslum.com


Malmo Quay in Urbanistas Exhibition at The Core, Newcastle

July 2015


Castle Hill project nominated for the Brick Awards 2015


Jeremy signs up to ride the Great Portland Estates Bike Ride 2015 for Willow Foundation – sponsor him on justgiving

June 2015


Sarah completes pedElle 300 mile cycle ride from Bilbao to Madrid


Our Open Studio event revealed that neighbourliness was high on the agenda at Bootstraps new container community

May 2015


Waddington wins RIBA London Award


Sarah signs up to pedElle women in construction cycle ride Bilbao to Madrid in June


Orchid House features in children’s eco homes textbook by Bramble Kids

April 2015


Bootstrap’s BootYard planning application is submitted to create new start-up units in Dalston using re-purposed shipping containers


Jeremy Young lectures at Ravensbourne Institute of IDEAS

March 2015


Malmo Quay featured in the Guardian 'How are women changing our cities?’


Waddington Studios is shortlisted for a 2015 RIBA London Award 


Jeremy talks about Castle Hill project in Hertford RIBA

February 2015


Groundworks commence on our new build house in Florida


Sarah Featherstone is speaker in PechaKucha event at London Surface Design Show


Ed Soden is speaker in PechaKucha event at Ravensbourne

January 2015


Waddington Studios is a Civic Trust Award 2015 winner


Malmo Quay to be showcased at the British Embassy in Paris as part of the Future City event

December 2014


Waddington Studio is Finalist at the Hackney Design Awards


CSM Table Nest receive a special commendation at the AYA Awards


Merry Christmas from Featherstone Young

November 2014


C4 Amazing Spaces new series features Ty Hedfan


FYA are a Mentor at RIBA Guerilla Tactics Small practice Speed-dating Event

October 2014


Blueprint Finalists for CSM Table Nests and Waddington Studios


CSM Table Nests are in AYA shortist, winner to be announced in November

September 2014


Developer Igloo announces FYA as winners of the competition for a mixed use scheme at Malmo Quay, Newcastle.


Waddington Studios and Dellow Centre open their doors for Open House weekend

September 2014

August 2014


A new house in Berkhamsted is nearing completion


Ty Hedfan is featured in Vogue, ‘a triumph of British design’.

August 2014

July 2014


 Blueprint magazine publishes our ‘playfully elegant’ giant tables for Central Saint Martins.


Architects’ Journal Specification features CSM staff club & Jeremy Young talks at the AJ’s Spec Live event.

July 2014

June 2014


Developer Igloo invite us to take part in design competition for a mixed-use scheme at Malmo Quay, Newcastle.


Sarah’s students on MA Narrative Environments course at CSM have end of year exhibition.

June 2014

May 2014


Waddington Studios wins LABC Award for Best Small Commercial Building. 

May 2014

April 2014


The Sunday Times list us in top 10 best architects article ‘To Boldly Glow’.


New family home in Haslemere, Surrey is granted planning permission. 

April 2014

March 2014


Habitat House is launched at Lower Mill Estate and featured in The Sunday Times.


Sarah Featherstone chairs Yorkshire RIBA Awards panel and gives lecture to RIBA Yorkshire members in Leeds. 

March 2014

February 2014


Sarah Featherstone presents keynote address at Surface Design Awards 2014. 

February 2014

January 2014


FYA are featured in AJ Women in Architecture issue 10.01.14.

January 2014

December 2013


Sarah Featherstone presents at Brecon Beacons National Park Planning event. 

December 2013

November 2013


FYA are Finalists for ‘One-Off House Architect of the Year’ at the Building Design AYA Awards.

November 2013

October 2013


FYA are selected as architects on the GLA/TfL Framework with our winning ‘Mudlark Thames Pavilion’ design. 

October 2013

September 2013


Sarah's article on Erskine's Byker Estate published in Building Design.


Waddington Studios and Dellow Centre in London Open House.


Ty Hedfan stars in BBC2’s ‘The House that £100k Built’.

September 2013

August 2013


Ty Hedfan is featured in The Guardian’s Weekend Magazine.


Featherstone Young deliver a speech to RICS Wales Awards launch for 2014. 

August 2013

July 2013


Jack Windmill gains planning approval and listed building consent.

June 2013


FYA win a competition to design a new beachfront home in Florida, USA.


Sarah Featherstone talks at the RIBA Awards Debate: What is being built today, and is it any good?

June 2013

May 2013


Waddington Studios is featured in Wallpaper Magazine (June Edition). 

May 2013

April 2013


Jeremy and Sarah’s big trip to South America – check out the UNESCO World Heritage Churches in Chiloe.

April 2013

March 2013


Dellow Centre Finalist in RICS awards for Best Community Benefit and Best Design & Innovation.

March 2013

February 2013


Iris Papadatou is key speaker at PechaKucha event hosted by the Architects’ Journal at the Surface Design Show.


Sarah Featherstone appointed as a member of the Islington Design Review Panel.

February 2013

January 2013


Ty Hedfan in the snow 

Ty Hedfan in the snow