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15 Nov 2019

In Express time!

The Daily Express Building, located on Great Ancoats Street, Manchester, England, is a Grade II* listed building which was designed by engineer, Sir Owen Williams. It was built in 1939 to house one of three Daily Express offices; the other two similar buildings are located in London and Glasgow.

It has just undertaken a major overhaul and refurbishment to bring it up to date.

Architect Ben Adams said: “The design of the Express Building is timeless and while there are very few of the original features remaining, we hope our plans are true the spirit of the Sir Owen Williams work. The building of 1939 housed the most advance printing technology of its day, the printing presses may be long gone but we’re ensuring the building is super-connected for today’s fast moving businesses.”

Working alongside the fit out contractor Spacescape and OBI; WeSpace was chosen to supply and install the high quality Italian furniture pieces into the main client and visitor welcome areas. Not content with creating a small reception; the large well furnished area has become a thriving social space where people can meet over food and drinks in a relaxing and inspirational space.

 

19 Aug 2019

YOTEL welcomes guests to enjoy a unique dining experience.

Kids; watch out for the Giraffe crossing the street! As well as sitting in the comfort of the new space enjoying a healthy breakfast, the projector works it’s magic on all walls of the dining room showing interesting scenes from around Edinburgh with a touch of curiosity added to the images. it’s well worth the stay!

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New sofa Beds add to the comfort in the family rooms at Yotel Edinburgh.

YOTEL is a refreshing hotel and hospitality brand that has a well designed, clean and minimalistic look. As well as the public spaces including lounge, bar, restaurant and coffee shop, WeSpace was delighted to be chosen to supply all the sofa beds and loose furniture for the family bedrooms. Now the kids can have an amazing night’s sleep on the full size, sprung mattresses too.

31 Jul 2019

Yotel bespoke pieces in the restaurant add a splash of colour!

Yotel Edinburgh is nearly complete and ready to open. The second phase of public space furniture will be installed next week together with luxury sofa beds for the VIP rooms.

Bespoke leather sofa’s in the restaurant give the environment a splash of colour adding style to the other beautiful pieces from Missana, Moroso, Arrmet and Stellarworks amongst many other big name brands!

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LaCividina arrives to add a touch of Italian warmth to 101 Barbirolli

Although recently refurbished, tenants felt the reception area was stark and uninviting. The designers set to work to add furniture and lighting pieces that would add a softer feel. Featuring furniture from LaCividina, &tradition and lights from Karl Johan and Futura. Look forward to seeing people enjoying the space.

12 Jul 2019

Why sitting is bad for us all!

Why Sitting Is Bad For You – An Animated Explanation

Have you already seen this extremely popular animated video which so neatly explains the risks of prolonged and excessive sitting?
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05 Jul 2019

Blue skies as a new VW Van Centre comes to Leeds.

WeSpace was delighted to be chosen to procure and install furniture, fixtures and fittings for the new Volkswagen Van centre in Leeds. It was a great pleasure working alongside the Dealer Principal team for this successful chain of dealerships.