The top placemaking stories from the past seven days, including a vision for redeveloping council estates to create a series of multi-tenure communities to tackle the housing crisis.
Housing for students and social rent has helped a mixed-use scheme in north London come forward despite the financial crisis, Ben Kochan finds.
The redevelopment of Wembley Park in north London involved the delivery of a wayfinding strategy that helped people navigate the area and create a sense of place. Susie Sell looks at how it was done
Since 2011 a major refurbishment programme has been underway across five affordable housing tower blocks in Salford with the aim of creating a sustainable community. Susie Sell looks at how it was done.
How an affordable housing scheme in Southampton managed to incorporate top-level carbon-cutting measures.
The 700-home Mulberry Park scheme on the edge of Bath city centre is perhaps a little too formal, says Mike Fox, but it promises to create an attractive new community
A proposed masterplan for a mixed use expansion of the emerging Snow Hill business district in central Birmingham has laudable aims of improving connectivity, says Andy Owen. But its downgrading of a key element of the city's inner ring road will need to be handled with great care1 comment
International experience has taught Tim Williams that urban problems and solutions are less varied between continents than you might expect.
- Environment and Planning: Assistant Planning Manager and 2 x Assistant Planner Stratford-on-Avon District Council Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire
- Senior / Principal Town Planner Thatcher Associates Guildford
- Chartered Town Planner Oyster Partnership London (Central), London (Greater)
- Area Manager / Senior Area Manager Homes and Communities Agency Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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- Planner Thatcher Associates Twickenham, London
- Senior Planner Thatcher Associates Twickenham, London
- Interim Regeneration Team Leader Macdonald & Co Northamptonshire
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