Welsh Slate scores a double at a unique church in Everton

Welsh Slate scores a double at a unique church in Everton

One of two unique cast iron churches in Liverpool is enjoying a new lease of life after a second phase of reroofing has been completed with Penrhyn Heather Blue slates from Welsh Slate. The unique patent slate roofing...
Irish Embassy

Irish Embassy

The £2.5 million re-roof of the Grade II listed Irish Embassy in London, with more than 10,000 Penrhyn Heather Blue slates from Welsh Slate, has required its own exceptional levels of diplomacy. DarntonB3 Architecture had multiple challenges to...
PATENT SLATE ROOFING HELPS BRING UNIQUE CHURCH BACK FROM THE BRINK

PATENT SLATE ROOFING HELPS BRING UNIQUE CHURCH BACK FROM THE BRINK

Work is due to start this month on the second phase of a unique patent slate roofing project which will safeguard a Grade 1-listed pioneering building currently on the Heritage at Risk register. The project is the re-roofing...
Welsh Slate helps welcome in a new era for The Monastery Manchester

Welsh Slate helps welcome in a new era for The Monastery Manchester

The new wing of a 19th Century Grade II* listed monastery has been topped by 9,000 roofing slates from Welsh Slate, part of the Lagan group. The 500mm by 300mm Penrhyn Heather Blue County-grade slates have been used...
MAC MAKES GOOD FOR ALBERT

MAC MAKES GOOD FOR ALBERT

Some 24,000 Welsh slates have topped the challenging £7 million renovation of the oldest part of Bolton Town Hall. The county-grade 500mm x 300mm Penrhyn Heather Blues from Welsh Slate, part of the Lagan Group, were specified by...
WELSH SLATE IS MUSIC TO A CITY’S EARS

WELSH SLATE IS MUSIC TO A CITY’S EARS

A former musical warehouse which had to be rebuilt brick by brick to make way for a city link road has been topped with Welsh Slate. Rose House, on the corner of Lincoln High Street and Tentercroft Street,...
A contemporary take on the traditional Scottish vernacular has been topped with roofing by Welsh Slate, part of the Lagan Group.

A contemporary take on the traditional Scottish vernacular has been topped with roofing by Welsh Slate, part of the Lagan Group.

Some 1,000m2 or 19,000 Penrhyn Heather Blue Celtic-grade 500mm by 300mm natural slates were specified by South Lanarkshire Council for the new £3 million Abington Primary School, the authority’s fifth project using Welsh Slate. Welsh Slate had been...
WELSH SLATE IS PHELAN’S FAVOURITE AT YORK RACECOURSE

WELSH SLATE IS PHELAN’S FAVOURITE AT YORK RACECOURSE

Roofing and flooring from Welsh Slate feature on the first major redevelopment of the northern end of York racecourse for a century. They were specified by master planners Phelan Architects as a natural material to complement the listed...
WELSH SLATE IS TRUSTED TO HELP DELIVER A MEDIEVAL FACELIFT

WELSH SLATE IS TRUSTED TO HELP DELIVER A MEDIEVAL FACELIFT

A three-pronged helping hand from Welsh Slate has contributed towards giving a medieval castle a new lease of life. The manufacturer’s roof slates, walling and floor tiles feature on multiple aspects of the £12.5 million redevelopment of Cardigan...
WELSH SLATE HELPS A LANDMARK GYMNASIUM FLEX SOME NEW MUSCLES

WELSH SLATE HELPS A LANDMARK GYMNASIUM FLEX SOME NEW MUSCLES

Some 6,400 natural slates from Welsh Slate have helped restore to its former glory the roof of the first purpose-built gym in England, albeit now as a designer restaurant. More than 600m2 of Welsh Slate’s 500mm x 300mm...
Welsh Slate Helps a Unique Conservation Area Regenerate

Welsh Slate Helps a Unique Conservation Area Regenerate

Welsh Slate was specified for a roof at a new school in a “unique” Conservation Area for its aesthetics, longevity and performance qualities. Some 12,000 500mm x 300mm Penrhyn Heather Blue Celtic grade slates have been used at...
Welsh Slate Transforms a Cheshire Church

Welsh Slate Transforms a Cheshire Church

Using “quality” and “proven” Welsh Slate has “transformed” the roof of a Grade 1 listed church in Cheshire. Some 558m2 of the roof of the nave of the landmark St Peter’s Church, which overlooks the hillside town of...