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Need to know: Glasgow names designers for city frameworks

Need to know: Glasgow names designers for city frameworks

Design team will plan the regeneration of four districts of Glasgow, while housing presents opportunities for investors.

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Case study: Improving health through housing

Case study: Improving health through housing

An initiative in Oldham has shown how agencies can collaborate to aid health through housing, and it could have lessons for Greater Manchester's health devolution. Josephine Smit reports.

Case study: Maximising development potential through public realm

Case study: Maximising development potential through public realm

The new square at Manchester's NOMA is the product of a thoroughly integrated approach to placemaking, writes Josephine Smit.

Case study: rebuilding an inner London estate

Case study: rebuilding an inner London estate

Part of the regeneration scheme for the Heygate Estate in Elephant & Castle, south London, Trafalgar Place is an award-winning development of mixed-tenure homes and green spaces. Kay Parris reports

Case study: Extending a Victorian housing estate

Case study: Extending a Victorian housing estate

A project to extend a 19th century housing estate in east London has gained attention for its high-quality design and integration with existing buildings, Susie Sell reports


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Opinion: Places need jobs to make them a success

Opinion: Places need jobs to make them a success

That's evident when you take a look at communities like Merthyr Tydfil, writes Tim Williams.

Right to light overrides must be used with caution, by Joey Gardiner

Right to light overrides must be used with caution, by Joey Gardiner

Daylight has become a big issue for developers and planners. This month City of London planners have backed the promoters of the 62-storey 22 Bishopsgate Tower in their tussle with neighbouring landowners over right to light.

Opinion: How Labour's review can tackle home ownership, by Chris Brown

Opinion: How Labour's review can tackle home ownership, by Chris Brown

Right now, the team compiling the review of housing supply for the Labour party is collecting evidence on the causes of the decline in home ownership over the last decade or so, with recent meetings in London, Birmingham and Leeds.

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