Competition winners for building project at St Mary’s, Portchester

The architecture team at Jane Jones-Warner Associates have recently won a competition to be project architects on a new phased building project at St Mary’s Church, Portchester, located within Portchester Castle.    St Mary’s is a grade I listed church in a landmark heritage site which receives 40,000 visitors per year.   The church itself serves a growing community of

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After a 40 year wait, reordering works begin at Christ Church, Worthing

Christ Church is a grade II* listed church in central Worthing that serves a diverse community.   There has been a long-standing ambition for reordering of the west end of the church, to create a more flexible open space or narthex in an interior which is densely populated with pews.  This has largely been driven by the

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Supporting Children on the Edge’s early childhood development education

Rather than sending Christmas cards this year, Jane Jones-Warner Associates are supporting Children on the Edge, a Chichester based child rights organisation that works hand-in-hand with communities to support some of the world’s most marginalised children, in some of the toughest situations.  They currently work with more than 16,000 children in Bangladesh, India, Uganda, Myanmar

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Transformation of the In-Patient Unit at The Rowans Hospice completed

The Rowans Hospice opened in October 1994 as a bespoke-designed, independent hospice for the provision of palliative in-patient and day care for life limiting illnesses. The hospice serves the city of Portsmouth and surrounding south east Hampshire, and the building is also used to support patients’ families and as a base for education. Jane Jones-Warner

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Jamie Cullimore’s courtyard water feature rose at The Rowans Hospice

This stunning rose made from scrap metal including fridges and ovens, the creation of landscape gardener Jamie Cullimore, will soon be installed as the centre piece of the water feature in the newly developed courtyard garden of The Rowans Hospice. It is the culmination of Jamie’s involvement in the hospice’s Rookesbury Park Silver Jubilee Appeal

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Second stage of ward refurbishment at the Rowans Hospice handed over

We have just handed over the second stage of the ward refurbishment at the Rowans Hospice, delivering a further eight en suite bedrooms for patients. This stage has also included the refurbishment of a specialist bathroom, as well as creation of additional storage, meeting spaces and snugs for use by the ward staff and relatives.

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Stonepillow Christmas Kindness

Rather than sending Christmas cards this year, Jane Jones-Warner Associates are supporting local charity Stonepillow’s Christmas Kindness campaign. Stonepillow was formed in 1989 and works to support and empower homeless and vulnerable people to achieve sustainable independence and wellbeing in the area covered by Chichester and Arun District Councils, through the Stonepillow Hubs and Hostels

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Planning permission granted for two storey extension to church hall of 13th century grade I listed St Margaret’s Church, Ifield

Following a planning committee meeting on 29 September, lasting late into the evening, Jane Jones-Warner Associates are delighted to have received permission on behalf of the parish of St Margaret’s Church, Ifield, Crawley, West Sussex for the demolition of the existing single storey annexe and new-build two storey extension to the church hall.  This was a

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Portsea parish secures major National Lottery Heritage Fund grant

Congratulations to the team at St Mary’s, Portsea for securing a £764,000 grant from the National Lottery Heritage Fund towards the conservation repair of their unique 1889 JW Walker and Sons pipe organ. The work is to be completed by Nicholson and Co Ltd over approximately 12 months and forms part of a three year

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New and refurbished spaces handed over for patient use at the Rowans Hospice

Despite the challenges posed by the Coronavirus outbreak, we have just handed back seven refurbished and two new bedrooms for patient use, together with a newly constructed day area and transformed quiet space. The work completed is now benefitting patients, their families and the hospice staff and we look forward to continuing the transformation of

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