Project Focus: Otter Farm

Otter Farm ploughed through their £60k target with 700 supporters on Crowdfunder, and then went on to take centre stage on Channel 4’s Grand Designs. Former River Cottage gardener, Mark Diacono, crowdfunded over £60k in what became a hugely successful, high profile fundraise. Looking for the funds needed to build a creative hub at Otter[…]

Hastings pier win the Stirling RIBA architecture prize

The historic Hastings Pier has been awarded with the prestigious Stirling RIBA architecture prize, following a multi-million pound restoration and inspiring display of public support. We are delighted to have been part of the collaborative funding process to restore the iconic pier, by hosting their community share offer in 2016 to open up ownership to[…]