Design by a thousand cuts

The UK is on the verge of a major expansion in housebuilding, yet new research by the Place Alliance has revealed a chronic lack of urban design expertise in local authorities. Read more →

Building Better Places – We need to aim higher

Today the House of Lords Select Committee on National Policy for the Built Environment released their report “Building Better Places”. Prof Matthew Carmona, Chair of Place Alliance and Specialist Advisor to the Select Committee commented: “The report sets out a...