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March 8, 2018

Staff Profile: Siân McGrath, Part 1 Architectural Assistant

What’s your name and job title? Siân McGrath, Part 1 Architectural Assistant How long have you worked at Dualchas? 6 months What do you do at Dualchas? I work alongside…

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March 8, 2018

Staff Profile: Sophie Rowland, Architect

What’s your name and job title? Sophie Rowland, Architect How long have you worked at Dualchas? 1 year What do you do at Dualchas? As an Architect based in our…

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March 8, 2018

Staff Profile: Angela Milne, Office Administrator

What’s your name and job title? Angela Milne, Office Administrator How long have you worked at Dualchas? 3 years What do you do at Dualchas? I provide the administration support…

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March 8, 2018

Staff Profile: Laura Stephen, Architect

What’s your name and job title? Laura Stephen, Architect How long have you worked at Dualchas? 10 years What do you do at Dualchas? Design and oversee the procurement of…

Media
March 12, 2018

The Telegraph: Watch dolphins from your living room? How to build your own home on the water

The Telegraph recently featured The Black House on Skye. You can read the full article on The Telegraph here.

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March 8, 2018

Grand Designs Magazine: HAVEN on the seashore

We were recently featured in Grand Designs Magazine for Ancala:
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June 7, 2017

Meet the MD: Alasdair Stephen, Dualchas Architects

An article from the business magazine BQ featuring company director Alasdair Stephen:   Working with family is one thing, but could you start and run two businesses with your twin?…

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March 8, 2014

The House on the Hill

Front Cover feature in Build IT magazine on Dualchas designed house in Staffin, the Isle of Skye.

Blog
April 26, 2017

Lighting up the Glens – by Alasdair Stephen

Lecture given by Alasdair Stephen at inaugral Skye Commonweal meeting on Saturday the 22nd of April at An Crùbh, Duisdale, Sleat, Skye. This is a photo taken of Ferindonald primary…

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November 28, 2016

Fragile areas need Big Government – by Alasdair Stephen

This article was first printed in the West Highland Free Press on the 25th of November 2016.  On Saturday evening I met the contractor who built my house on Skye…

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March 3, 2014

Scottish Architecture and Independence

Lecture given to Strathclyde University as part of Politics and Scottish Architecture symposium on the 27th of February 2014.

Blog
March 4, 2013

Challenge of Austere Times by Alasdair Stephen

Lecture given to the Rural Housing Service Conference 2013 in Birnam, Perthshire A number of years ago I received a phone call from a young academic from Stirling University.  She…

Video
August 23, 2017

Dualchas Event Video

This is the video created by Spey Communications to mark our 21 years in practice.

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March 25, 2017

Dream Homes with Oliver Heath – The Shed

ITV programme following Dualchas principal Mary Arnold Forster building her dream house on Skye.

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September 15, 2016

Dualchas in Volvo Advert

Dualchas house ‘An Dà Bhathach’ features in this Volvo advert.  The real star is the Isle of Skye.

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May 22, 2015

Colbost Video

A short video made by a Dualchas admirer of the Colbost house on the Isle of Skye.