Imagine Castlegate

This book showcases design and engagement work done by The University of Sheffield in the Castlegate area of Sheffield in 2014/15. Highlighting work from Sheffield School of Architecture these projects were produced in collaboration with local community groups, The...

A Review of the HopCroft Neighbourhood Knowledge Hub

The report documents the neighbourhood forum’s experience of running its engagement events. Particularly it reflects on its creation of an ‘urban room’ as a means of knowledge exchange and the potential of open data in inspiring more creative...

Reclaim Your Streets

A community empowerment toolkit made up of a number of practical tools to enable local people to create more walking friendly streets and public spaces....

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....

Family Friendly Toolkit

This toolkit from the Arts Council is designed to support arts organisations wishing to make a commitment to families, making it easier for families to take part in the arts, as audiences and participants....

A Community Right to Beauty

A report from the think tank Respublica arguing for a new right to beauty that will give people more powers and incentives to shape, enhance and create beautiful places....

Partnership working

Planning Advisory Service (PAS) material on planning in partnership. http://www.pas.gov.uk/planning-positively-through-partnerships