Bay Window Renovation


UPDATE: We're in the process of plastering room 14, here some new pictures! The first floor bay window lease of life had come to an end and was becoming a health and safety hazard to people passing underneath it. The Process We had to have a new bay window constructed and the [...]

Room Refurbishment No 82


Refurbishment of bedroom and office at No. 82-83 St Aldates, Oxford. Your help and support make all the difference! Your Gift Aid Donations and donations do help the Trust to provide the Catholic Chaplaincy with amenities and to carry out maintenance; a very big thank you You can give safely and securely [...]

Room Refurbishment


UPDATE: The rooms are being plastered and the ensuite shower-rooms and toilets are taking shape. Refurbishment of students rooms in No. 85 St Aldates, Oxford. The Process Stripping room back to original plaster, wooden flooring, Ceiling Repair and Bay Window Restoration (see Bay Window project), plumbing; installing new ensuite facilities and radiators. Rewiring [...]

New Gallery Window


The Hollings Polygon is a conferencing facility within the narthex at the Oxford Univerisity Catholic Chaplaincy. To improve the acoustics and soundproofing of the room a double glazed gallery window was designed and installed. The Process Designed to fit around a curved gallery staircase, the area was measured up and plans [...]

Old Palace Room Refurbishment


Clearing begins in preparation for renovation and refurbishment of a room in the Old Palace. The Process Removal of furniture, carpets and fittings. Preparation of walls and woodwork. Any repairs undertaken. New radiators and electrical sockets fitted. Decoration, new carpets and furniture. Your help and support make all the [...]

Old Palace Window Repair & Renovation


Repair and renovation of the windows and frames in the Old Palace, Oxford. The Process Erection of scaffolding, removal of rotten wood areas, repair and paint. Your help and support make all the difference! Your Gift Aid Donations and donations do help the Trust to provide the Catholic Chaplaincy [...]

Old Palace Side Entrance


Upgrade the side entrance to improve access, safety and security of students using the bike shed. The Process Removal of existing fencing and posts. Digging the footings for bricks to be laid and two new posts to take a heavy weight security door. Your help and support make all [...]

Acoustic Door Repairs


The Newman Room has 20 doors (weighing close to 800kg each) which when closed provide an acoustic area to hear sound as it should be. These doors are held in place by 4 steel, adjustable roller guides; two for the top and two for the bottom gliding along a track. When the guide(s) start [...]