Latest UK Lighting News

IYL in launch mode

IYL in launch mode
December 18, 2014, No Comments

With just days to go before the start of 2015, the International Year of Light is getting ready for a grand Opening Ceremony to be held on the 19-20 January 2015 at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. The Opening Ceremony will introduce ... Read More»

Back to school

Back to school
December 17, 2014, No Comments

Concord has announced its support of Light School at the Surface Design Show, 10-12 February 2015. Following its successful launch last year, Light School is back to educate and influence architects and designers about light. On Stand LS438, the company will ... Read More»

Status’ in house design studio

Status’ in house design studio
December 17, 2014, No Comments

Status International UK Limited (Status), the UK’s leading independent light bulb and accessories supplier, has developed a new state of the art design studio at its offices in Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire.   The innovative in-house facility has seen Status invest ... Read More»

12 quotes for Christmas

12 quotes for Christmas
December 15, 2014, No Comments

One a day for twelve days, or all twelve at once….   1   ‘It is with light that we can bring soul and spirit back into architecture and perhaps find our soul in the process.’ Arthur Erickson 2   ‘I ... Read More»

ILP’s Light List

ILP’s Light List
December 15, 2014, No Comments

The Institution of Lighting Professionals has launched Light List – 100 thoroughly researched and thought-provoking publications about light – to an audience of more than 40 lighting designers at a special event at BDP’s London offices. It is the brainchild ... Read More»

Lighting Projects

The Inertia Variations

The Inertia Variations
December 18, 2014, No Comments

Kate Wilkins – one half of lighting design team, Kate and Sam – has joined forces with musician, Matt Johnson (The The) and visual artist and film maker, Johanna St Michaels to create The Inertia Variations – a new light and sound ... Read More»

Saving energy and boosting security

Saving energy and boosting security
December 17, 2014, No Comments

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

Sustainability central

Sustainability central
December 12, 2014, No Comments

Sixty London is the iconic building set to become the workspace for over a thousand employees of a major online retailer. The curved glass and steel structure, extending over 14 floors above ground, is designed to BREEAM Excellent standard, a ... Read More»

Eros’ Christmas box

Eros’ Christmas box
December 12, 2014, No Comments

LED fixtures from the Prolights architectural family, ArchWork, have been selected to light a Christmas gift display surrounding the statue of Eros, which stands at the heart of Piccadilly Circus. Wildstone developed an eye-catching ‘Box of Christmas Presents’ to surround the ... Read More»

The path to brighter lighting

The path to brighter lighting
December 10, 2014, No Comments

  The University of Nottingham is a world-class university ranked in the UK and European top 30 and features in the top one per cent of all universities worldwide. It has four UK campuses in and around Nottingham which together ... Read More»

New Lighting Products

Energy savings can app-en

Energy savings can app-en

December 17, 2014, No Comments

Tamlite Lighting is launching a free app for no-hassle planning of lighting installations, including options for ...