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UCA 2021 graduate showcase #UCAgrads2021 🎓✨ Discovering the rising levels of local food poverty brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic prompted UCA BA(Hons) Interior Architecture and Design 2021 graduate Rachel Carabine-Clarke to reimagine an iconic Canterbury building to offer a solution. Rachel said “Of all the problems that arose from the pandemic, one that really stuck with me was food poverty, I researched the areas local to the university – including Margate and Thanet District, Folkestone and Hythe and Dover – and was shocked to see how many people were suffering. I wanted my proposal to help tackle this, and to create a safe community in the local area.” Rachel’s response is the Conquest House Project, an idea that centres around a community based in the medieval building of the same name that stands in the middle of Canterbury city centre, dating back to 1107. Read more: https://bit.ly/3jUUZIe #WeareUCA #MakersofUCA #gradshow #architecture #design #interiordesign #interior #interiors #architect #architecturedesign #architectural #architecturaldesign #architects #hunger #covid19 #isolation #covid_19 #covid #lockdown #covid19 #coronavirus #lockdownuk