Valentina Giordano awarded Beacon Bursary 2019

BSP Research Fellow, Valentina Giordano has been awarded a Beacon Bursary with her project ‘Place Alliance: Child-centred Urban Planning’. The project will involve children in a design workshop to explore the question: What would child-centred urban planning look...

Bartlett professor to lead audit of housing design quality

The first systematic audit of housing design quality since CABE was scrapped has been announced. The project, which will examine at least 100 large-scale developments across England, will feed into the work of the government’s controversial Building Better, Building...

Organisations back UK’s first ever national housing design audit

A diverse group of organisations connected with the building industry have come together to support the UK’s first ever national housing design audit. The Place Alliance (UCL) and CPRE, with the support of the Home Builders Federation, the Urban Design Group, Civic...