"It’s my baby. I’ve seen it transform from a shell to a living, breathing thing. My son says, ‘My Dad’s got three loves in his life - me and my sister, my Mum, and New Adelphi’."
"We feel more like a community now. There’s just a bit more togetherness - even though it’s a really vast building."
Glen and Anderson: Green Keratin
"People meet every Thursday for coffee and that's how we met our accountants, solicitors and recycling suppliers."
"We carried on doing all the things we did before we moved here, but in addition, we’ve got these beautiful facilities."
Laura and Harry: a family affair
"It makes for an interesting test of how you manage your social boundaries."
"I’m proud of this building...it feels like a professional environment."
Michael Blewitt: one of our own
"People tend to buy these houses because they’re friendly, liberal and open-minded."
Rob Wheaton: Senior Associate Architect
"A building that proudly wears its sustainability credentials."
"The fact students can just say hello to staff as they go around the building is rather special."
"It’s like living in a little city because there are always lots of different activities happening."
A catch up with Norma Broadbridge
“It takes me about an hour to buy a loaf of bread. Five minutes to buy the loaf of bread and the rest of the hour to talk to people.”
A catch up with Keith Shaw
"You’d think you were abroad sitting in a hotel looking out the windows. Apart from the fact we haven’t got the sea."
"I love this building. I spend a lot of time here – occasionally I have to ring home and say...I am coming home!"