Project Pegasus

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In October 2015, Governing Benchers voted in favour of Project Pegasus: a development to renew and refit the facilities of the 1950s Treasury Building to ensure the Inner Temple can meet the future needs of every part of its membership and the wider profession. 

For the full presentation in PDF form, please click here.

It illustrates the proposals that have been drawn up for the Inn by Hugh Broughton Architects over the last six months, in response to a project brief prepared under the guidance of the Project Pegasus Steering Committee, chaired by the Reader. The designs form the basis of a planning application, submitted on 31 January 2017. In June 2017 the City of London planning committee resolved to grant planning consent. 

The planning report noted the strong public interest in approving the planning application. The City of London Planning officials described the proposal as one “which comprises the completion of the original design for the building, and the creation of a barristers’ training centre which would reinforce the legal character of the Inner Temple and sustain the building's long-term use”. You can read the report here.

The aim of this section of the website is to inform Members, Professional Tenants, Residents and Stakeholders about Project Pegasus and what it is intended to provide. It is an opportunity to contribute any comments they think will assist in ensuring that the Project fulfils the Inn’s requirements as fully as possible.

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