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Topping Out!

On Friday (1 March) I was invited to the 'topping out' ceremony of Hat House by longstanding clients Luton Cultural Trust. Hat House is a former hat factory of historical significance in Luton that is currently is being fully renovated into contemporary work spaces for the creative industries as part of Luton Culture's Hat District … Continue reading Topping Out!

Evaluating the Hat District Cultural Quarter project for Luton Culture

Durnin Research is working with Luton Culture to provide an independent assessment of the performance and impact of the Hat District Capital Project 2018-2021, and a ten-year framework to measure long-term benefit to 2028.  Over the next three years the Hat District project will develop three historic buildings and a new build: Hat Works, Hat … Continue reading Evaluating the Hat District Cultural Quarter project for Luton Culture