Placemaking

Edinburgh - Building A Hub For Tech Enterprise

Paul Curran | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK Tech
Paul Curran

The Scottish capital has become a tech hub because both start-ups and established businesses are able to take advantage of a powerful combination of factors. These include an excellent skills supply, particularly from the University of Edinburgh's globally renowned School of Informatics, flexible office space and government support.

We All Must Own the Places We Live In

Sir Terry Farrell | Posted 31.05.2014 | UK
Sir Terry Farrell

The architecture profession and the planning system must open up to all.

People, Place And Change: Open City Docs Fest returns

Paul Drury | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Paul Drury

Documentary narratives with the capacity to make people change the way they see the world were central to the four-day Open City Docs Fest, which took place in London last weekend.

Is the BBC Ruining Our Public Places?

Julian Dobson | Posted 11.05.2012 | Home
Julian Dobson

It's like your front room, but with pigeons and no chance of fighting over the remote. Welcome to the new world of telly-dominated public spaces.

Why the Queen of Shops is Good News for our High Streets

Julian Dobson | Posted 11.02.2012 | UK
Julian Dobson

On a sleety December day in Wakefield or Wigan, Weston-super-Mare or Wisbech, a walk down the high street amid hard-up Christmas shoppers is a long way from most people's idea of a good time.