Learning to live with risk

2007 CABE research report into the relationship between good public space design and managing safety....

Project for Public Spaces

Project for Public Spaces (PPS) is the central hub of the global Placemaking movement, connecting people to ideas, expertise, and partners who share a passion for creating vital places. http://www.pps.org/

Community-led public spaces

This guide from the Cabe team at the Design Council outlines the issues involved in transferring the ownership and management of public space from local authorities to community groups and offers advice based on real case studies from across England....

Public London: 10 Years of Transforming Spaces

A report from New London Architecture (NLA) examining the transformation of London’s public spaces over the last decade. The report is the result of research and interviews conducted over a six-month period, the study examines new projects that have transformed...

Handbook for cycle-friendly design

Produced by Sustrans this guide is intended to address the imbalance in transport planning which has tended to focus on the private car. It aims to ensure all streets and public spaces are suitable for people of all ages and abilities to get around without a car. It...