Latest UK Lighting News

A peek into the virtual room

A peek into the virtual room
January 23, 2015, No Comments

Asco Lights is using intelligent technology to create an online virtual room, providing  great client expansion through allowing the customer an insight into the world of lighting. The company has given the client the tools to create their perfect lighting scene at ... Read More»

Got those mid-winter blues

Got those mid-winter blues
January 21, 2015, No Comments

How to beat the January blues with smart lighting, author: Sam Woodward, customer education leader, Europe and Africa, at Lutron Electronics For those of us in the northern hemisphere, it is no secret that January is considered the hardest month of the ... Read More»

Jonathan Speirs Scholarship winner announced

Jonathan Speirs Scholarship winner announced
January 20, 2015, No Comments

The Trustees of the Jonathan Speirs Scholarship Fund are pleased to announce that its 2014 award has been made to Cashel Brown, a post-graduate student of lighting design at Edinburgh Napier University. Cashel, who holds a degree in architecture from ... Read More»

An end to light poverty?

An end to light poverty?
January 19, 2015, No Comments

Philips calls for action to end light poverty and prevent millions of needless deaths Millions of people are needlessly dying because a fifth of the world’s population does not have access to electric light, Royal Philips, the global leader in ... Read More»

Behind the scenes support

Behind the scenes support
January 16, 2015, No Comments

The Chroma-Q® premium performance lighting brand’s North American and UK resellers are showing their support for the industry by making a contribution to highly deserving industry charity, Behind the Scenes, for every Chroma-Q Color One 100™ LED Par sold. The ... Read More»

Lighting Projects

Village life

Village life
January 28, 2015, No Comments

A village community hall in North Wiltshire is benefiting from energy-efficient LED XLed floodlights from Steinel, bringing ultra-bright illumination to the charity events held on its grounds. Sutton Benger village hall draws hundreds of people to its popular winter events, with ... Read More»

Victorian splendour

Victorian splendour
January 28, 2015, No Comments

The memorial chapel at Mossley Hill Church in Liverpool is benefitting from a new lighting scheme and control system designed by Cundall Light4. The scheme, which features the award-winning Concord Beacon Muse LED, offers energy-saving and aesthetic benefits which highlight ... Read More»

Making light work of cabling

Making light work of cabling
January 28, 2015, No Comments

The advent of HD broadcasting has led to an FA directive for all Premier League stadiums to improve the quality of their lighting. As a result, Newcastle United FC needed to improve both the light intensity at its ground, St James’ Park ... Read More»

Ten-pin, 2015-style

Ten-pin, 2015-style
January 28, 2015, No Comments

Rogue Leisure has opened a tenpin bowling venue in Aylesbury, with a stunning array of lighting features supplied by InStyle LED. Managed by British Open  champion, Kevin Pollard, Rogue Bowling offers 14 bowling lanes, as well as a fully licensed bar, ... Read More»

Notts school saves 13 tonnes of CO2 with customised LED lighting from Tamlite

Notts school saves 13 tonnes of CO2 with customised LED lighting from Tamlite
January 27, 2015, No Comments

  Ashfield School in Nottinghamshire is saving more than £2,600 a year on its electricity bills, as a result of an installation by Tamlite Lighting of LED lighting and bespoke light fittings for metal pan ceilings.     As one ... Read More»