The Hoxton Wins at Hammersmith Society Awards

Recognition also for the 'Askew in Bloom' community gardening project

The Hoxton Hotel on Shepherd's Bush Green short-listed for the top Environment Award
The Hoxton Hotel on Shepherd's Bush Green wins the top Environment Award

July 3, 2023

The Hammersmith Society held its annual awards evening last Thursday (29 June) at the same time as its Annual General Meeting.

Hammersmith MP Andy Slaughter attended to present the awards which aim to recognise improvements in the borough’s townscape, whether a new building, an adaptation of an old building, the creation of green open space, a well-designed streetscape, an improved shopfront, or the removal of an eyesore.

The winner of this year’s Environment Award was the newly completed The Hoxton W12 designed by EPR Architects on the west side of Shepherd’s Bush Green.

The 2023 Jane Mercer Award was presented to Askew in Bloom the community garden project organised by residents Olena O’Leary and Bryan Furlong. This award is for initiatives which have involved pro-active cooperation, collaboration and communication.

Askew in Bloom
Askew in Bloom

The winners received a stainless steel or polished brass plaque and a certificate.

The awards have been running since 1989 and are open to any project completed in the last two to three years visible from the public highway or accessible to the public. Architects and developers are not allowed to submit their own projects.


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