Simpson & Brown Architects



National music centre back on agenda for Royal High School

Updated plans have been unveiled to transform the former Royal High School into a national centre for music.

Published 6 September 2021

Eastern podium extension planned at Queen Street Station

Network Rail has submitted plans to redevelop a former car park to provide new operational and passenger facilities at Glasgow's Queen Street Station.

Published 19 May 2021

Views sought on residential-led redevelopment of Leith tower

A public consultation has opened into plans for a mixed-use residential redevelopment of an outdated office block at 1 Rennie's Isle in Leith.

Published 26 March 2021

Fresh plans submitted for previously-approved Jedburgh whisky distillery

Plans for a £40 million whisky distillery near Jedburgh are back on the table after a previously-approved application expired in January.

Published 29 September 2020

Mackintosh at the Willow shortlisted for SPACES award

The refurbishment of Mackintosh at the Willow, delivered by Clark Contracts, is in the running for a prestigious UK-wide honour.

Published 30 July 2019

Music school plan for Royal High School gains full council approval

The fate of Edinburgh’s Old Royal High School has moved a step closer to being decided after the City of Edinburgh Council unanimously approved plans to transform the building into a music school.

Published 18 August 2016

Planning report backs music school bid for Royal High School

Plans to transform Edinburgh’s former Royal High School into a new music school and concert venue have been recommended for approval.

Published 11 August 2016

Alternative Royal High School plans submitted

Alternative proposals to transform Edinburgh’s former Royal High School into a new music school have been formally submitted by the Royal High School Preservation Trust.

Published 8 December 2015

Trust makes statement of intent for alternative Royal High School vision

The Royal High School Preservation Trust (RHSPT) has appointed Richard Murphy Architects and Simpson & Brown to develop alternate proposals for the restoration of Edinburgh’s former Royal High School.

Published 24 September 2015