Published: 11th Mar 2013

What could you do with this building and public square? Whoever comes up with the best idea for making use of this space will win the building rent-free for five years. The Make Your Idea Happen Here! competition is a bit like The X Factor for creative entrepreneurs with a social conscience. We’re offering someone a chance to make their dream come true and make a real difference to this empty, under-used part of Wembley. The Pop-Down Square was designed by students of the Royal College of Art’s School of Architecture, and is due for completion in Summer 2013. It’s a beautiful and practical space which is part-public square, part-flexible covered space, and is designed to be as adaptable as possible. The 116 square metre building itself could be used as an indoor market, workshops and galleries, or a fully-fledged shopping area. The decked outside space is equipped with a … (To read the full article, subscribe below)