New Parish Hall

Please see the project timeline for our new Parish Hall below. You might not want to use all of them, but I’ve included them all just in case:

  1. March and June 2017 – BHB Architects’ Consultation Events (That’s all we have on BHB. I believe there was an architect appointed before BHB too.)
  2. 25 April 2018 – APEC Architects are appointed to carry out a Feasibility Study to review existing consultation findings, and develop a brief and concept designs.
  3. 18 May 2018 – Dagmara Karbowska carries out consultation with children, parents and community agencies at the School Careers Fair.
  4. 16 June 2018 – Dagmara Karbowska carries out consultation with representatives of different communities in Foleshill.
  5. 07July 2018 – APEC Architects send the design brief to the church and school.
  6. 25 July 2018 – Church and school provide feedback on the design brief and initial design option.
  7. 13 August 2018 – APEC Architects send two design options  to the church and school for feedback.
  8. 15 October 2018 – APEC Architects send a third, preferred, design to the church and school for feedback.
  9. 26 October 2018 – APEC Architects complete the Feasibility Study.
  10. 17 January 2019 – APEC Architects present the preferred design to the Archdiocese of Birmingham Art and Architecture Committee.
  11. 13 May 2019 – APEC Architects are instructed to develop the design for planning application.
  12. 20 June 2019 – APEC Architects submit the planning application
  13. 8 August 2019  – Faculty approval from the Archdiocese of Birmingham Art and Architecture Committee!
  14. 19 August 2019 – Planning approved!
  15. 07 January 2020 – The Church commissions a site survey
  16. 23 January 2020 – APEC Architects are instructed to update the design in line with the survey
  17. 19 February 2020 – APEC Architects present the revised design to the church.
  18. 05 May 2020 – APEC Architects submit the revised design for planning approval
  19. 14 July 2020 – Planning approved!
  20. 11 August 2020 – The rest of the design team is appointed
  21. 16 September 2020 – APEC Architects are instructed to carry out the technical design
  22. 14 December 2020 – The design team presents design updates to the church, and the project is put on hold until additional funding has been raised.

More updates for 2021 to follow