Neighbourhood Plans: Roadmap Guide

A guide on planning from Locality, that draws on neighbourhood experiences. Useful for neighbourhood planning, but also guidance on good practice and worksheets for carrying out each part of a small scale plan. Neighbourhood Planning in England began in 2012. Local...

Your Place, Your Plan

A guide from the Town and Country Planning Association (TCPA) for members oc community groups, business people, local councillors and individuals wishing to get involved in neighbourhood planning....

Open space toolkits

This website from Neighbourhoods Green, primarily aimed at Social Landlords, provides a collection of toolkits and guides for improving open spaces together with residents, tenants and communities....

Planning Aid

Planning Aid England provides free, independent and professional planning advice to people and communities who cannot afford to pay for it. This site is a fantastic resource on planning for local communities from the RTPI (Royal Town Planning Institute), and the point...

The Selby Trust

Case studies on community support from the Selby Trust, the community centre management organisation, working with 35 groups from historically excluded communities in Tottenham, Haringey, and North London....

Planning and public health

In 2014, the TCPA (Town & Country Planning Association) revisited the roots of planning, which connect to public health in dealing with the epidemiological consequences of urban development. It produced this really excellent collection of reports and research...

Garden Cities

The TCPA (Town & Country Planning Association) continues the work of its founding father Sir Ebenezer Howard, who sought better living environments through a ‘garden city’ idea that continues to inspire thinking about how to reconnect people with the...