The Garden City Model

The Garden City Model

The Garden City Model On the face of it, the ideals of Ebenezer Howard which gave birth to the development of Letchworth (c. 1903) and Welwyn Garden City (1920) look like appealing templates for today’s urban regeneration challenges. The Garden City as a typology has...
Creating successful public and private partnerships

Creating successful public and private partnerships

Creating successful public and private partnerships Partnerships between local authorities and the private sector are on the increase as local authorities remain under pressure to deliver additional housing and improve their existing estates. The public sector is a...
The Case for Open Space

The Case for Open Space

The Case for Open Space Attitudes toward open space are changing as a growing body of evidence points toward the economic, social and environmental benefits that it can bring to development projects; the success of the King’s Cross redevelopment including Granary...