23 Jul 2012
Investing in Southwark On Location Conference
Southwark is to put tall buildings high up on its agenda as it seeks to regenerate and build on the success of schemes like The Shard.
20 Jul 2012
High Speed 2 Update: Impact and opportunities for the capital
The jury is still out on the extent of HS2’s economic benefits to London and the rest of the UK. But extensive plans are being drawn up to make the most of the proposed line, with a focus on old Oak Common as the ‘Canary Wharf of the West’ along with a rejuvenated Euston station and environs.
13 Jul 2012
Cable Car breakfast talk
The Cable Car project spanning the Thames could not have been built without high-level proficiency in complex engineering or the full backing of mayor Boris Johnson.
11 Jul 2012
New London Awards 2012 Winners revealed
New London Awards honour capital’s Olympic Legacy masterplan
5 Jul 2012
The Future for Croydon Town Centre
A potent mixture of strong leadership, effective plan-making and mayoral regeneration cash following last year’s riots look set to lift Croydon into a new phase of development. But the town must decide whether it wants to be a part of London or continue adding to its ‘Croydon-ness’, must move forward with its plans to build an enlarged retail centre and continue to ‘tame’ hostile environments such as Wellesley Road.
4 Jul 2012
Oculus transforms Store Street’s Crescent into a Temporary Urban Park, 4 – 12 July
An under-used car-park in the heart of the West End has been transformed with 7,000 military-grade sandbags into a temporary urban park for 10 days this summer as part of the London Festival of Architecture.