The Hearth windows revealed

Complete with graffiti from when it used to be part of the skate park. Advertisements

The ramp and stairs

Here we have the finished ramp and stairs, (it will need some handrails and guarding, of course). Leaving us with a perfect space to build the bar!

The beginning of the ramp

And here are the beginnings of the ramp!

Diamond cutting

This is John cutting the concrete lip off the floor where the top of the ramp will be! Great Saw!

The back facade progress

And so we begun the day with a lot of wood! And finished with a lot of frames!

The first cuts!

Design briefs released

You may have noticed (if you follow this blog closely enough) we’ve uploaded all the design briefs (see Design Briefs). These designs have been created by LYN & TILT, based on the co-design sessions in February, and will now be created by the Festival Village community. The back facade will be the first to be […]

Co-make Launch in pictures!

Co-make Launch

All the chat from the co-make launch, storify-ed by Festival Village volunteer Paul

Arrival of the bricks

Arrival of the bricks

Atamas & friends with their 2 tonne pile of bricks. Thanks to Tom Edmunds of Forest Hill for the amazing donation. The materials hunt is officially under way!



Core services start to go in. The toilet block first. Thanks to the builders for doing the basics so we can work our magic on the rest.