Press archive 2016

Time + Place

How the School of Planning picked up where the Farrell Review left off, helping to create and nurture the Place Alliance into a leading voice on best practice in urban design.  Read more →

“Winning the RTPI 2016 Sir Peter Hall Award for Wider Engagement represented a great honour and significant achievement for all those that have been involved in the development of the Place Alliance. It has given us even greater confidence to continue with our work making the case for place quality and has encouraged many others to become involved” Prof Matthew Carmona, Chair, Place Alliance

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UCL’s national movement for high quality in place design wins national research award

A national movement campaigning for high quality places brought together by the University College London has won the Sir Peter Hall Award for Wider Engagement in year 2016 RTPI Awards for Research Excellence. Read more →

The Place Alliance Big Midlands Meet

The Place Alliance Big Midlands Meet was an excellent platform to discuss the future of regional planning and urban design: from housing pressures to creation of places with a sense of identity. Read more →