James Glancy Design

Light Art Installation   Working with James Glancy Design, Astra were chosen to manufacture and install 2 light installations as part of the underpass public art installation in Birmingham. This includes a 2 metre RGB octagon infinity mirror, which transforms into a variety of colours to create an interactive display and Mailblox, an illuminated permanent […]

Spatial Branding – University of Bedfordshire

Universities up and down the country recognise that students come to university for more than a degree; it’s also about engaging with each other in the community – something that’s been sorely missed over recent months. Astra recently printed and installed some eye-catching wall graphics following a tender for the work. The spatial branding was […]

Easy as ABC…

Allied London – ABC Buildings – External Totem Signs We were recently commissioned by the award winning UK based property developers and designers, Allied London, to manufacture and install two new illuminated totems to signify the redevelopment of their ABC Buildings. The ABC buildings, formerly known as Astley, Byrom and Cooper House, were originally designed […]

Digital Signage Redefining Display Advertising

Digital signage is becoming increasingly popular within businesses, both for appealing to passing customers and presenting a clear, attractive company image within corporate premises.   Astra Signs was recently asked to supply and install digital screens for Paul Rooney Solicitors, to be publicly displayed at their new customer advice centre in Liverpool city centre – […]

Manchester Central – 15 Years of Event Signage

Astra Signs is delighted to be celebrating 15 years of partnership with one of Manchester’s most prominent venues. Manchester Central, is a proud landmark of the city and is famed for hosting global, national and local events in grand style. As well as a complete overhaul of all branding and wayfinding signage following the venue’s title change in 2007 […]

An Olympic-Scale Installation Challenge

Despite a typically rainy day in Manchester, the Olympic athletes’ parade on 17 October was a roaring success – and Astra Signs was very proud to produce the majority of the event’s display graphics. These included barrier signage at the start and end; fence fabric around the perimeter of Albert Square, where the culminating show took place; and even decorations for the trucks […]

New Concept Store For JD Sports

What was the client’s requirement? JD Pro is a new concept store owned by our long-standing client JD Sports Fashion that specialises in performance sports for the ‘everyday athlete’ – in particular the brand stocks clothing, footwear and sports equipment for a range of activities including running, swimming and football. Our team at Astra Signs […]