Place Alliance new research finds that housing design in England overwhelmingly ‘mediocre’ or ‘poor’
A housing design audit for England reveals that 75% of new housing development should not have gone ahead due to ‘mediocre’ or ‘poor’ design.
Place Alliance has been working with its partners to deliver a programme focussed on generating a knowledge-based line of research about the quality of the built environment and its delivery.
About Place Alliance
Place Alliance is a movement campaigning for place quality. It is founded on the idea that through collaboration and better communication we can establish a culture whereby the quality of place becomes an everyday national and local priority.
Place Alliance is open to all and brings together organisations and individuals who share the belief that the quality of our built environment has a profound influence on people’s lives.
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What We Do
We focus on a knowledge-based line of research about the quality of the built environment and its delivery.
Our annual conference is an opportunity to debate on the current issues about the quality of the built environment and its delivery.
We promote exchange between people across the country who are working on and promoting Place Quality initiatives.
A summer school aimed at a wide range of professionals and decision-makers involved in making and sustaining successful places.
Working Groups are open to everyone and define their own agenda.
The success of Place Alliance depends on the support of its supporters and volunteers. We welcome all organisations and local groups as well as individuals, town and parish councils, local authorities and businesses as members and supporters of Place Alliance.
Become a Core Supporter, join an existing Working Group or suggest another group or initiative by emailing your ideas to us. Just complete the Supporters Form or subscribe to our Newsletter.
Place Alliance is an independent not-for-profit initiative of UCL. We operate on a tight budget and rely on the generosity of our supporters. For those who wish to make a donation to help grow the Place Alliance network visit our UCL online giving page to make a gift. If you would like more information on how we will spend your donation contact email@example.com. Your support is truly appreciated.
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