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 →

Big Meet 5: Event Summary

Design Review – the main theme of The Big Meet 5: how panels engage with communities and how design review could be evaluated? Read more →

Big Meet 5 – Design Review

Detailed summary of The Big Meet 5 which focused on Design Review: its past, present and future. Read more →

Place Alliance – Big Meet 4

On 27th October the Place Alliance held the fourth of its Big Meets in London. The packed meeting was addressed by Brandon Lewis, Minister of State for Housing and Planning. David Rudlin was one of a number of people asked to make a response, although the minister...

Thought 17 – Edge response to Place Alliance discussion paper

The Edge joined a wide range of organisations and individuals at the Big Meet in July 2014 to discuss Place leadership. A discussion paper was issued by the Bartlett School of Planning following the meeting. The following is the Edge’s response to that paper. Read...

Post-Farrell Review: The Big Meet update, & a ‘Place Alliance’

Following a multi-organisation and multi-disciplinary meeting in July at University College London (UCL) to discuss the impacts of the Farrell Review and placemaking leadership in England, documents relating to the scope and context of a ‘Place Alliance’ are now...