26 May 2014

Crossrail at Ilford – strategic visioning group NLA Think Tank co-hosted by Crossrail

Local authorities must capitalise on the transformative effects that Crossrail could bring to places like Ilford by using powers such as compulsory purchase.

23 May 2014

London’s long-term infrastructure planning

London needs to keep investing in infrastructure across all modes if its rapidly growing population is to avoid gridlock conditions in the coming decades.

21 May 2014

South Quay Think Tank

It is crucial for London and the creation of good, sustainable places that the public realm and social facilities such as schools and hospitals are not forgotten in the rush to try and provide much-needed new housing for the capital.

14 May 2014

London Development Update

Property professionals turned out in large numbers for the NLA’s latest London Development Update, sponsored by GVA, to hear key figures from Derwent London, TIAA Henderson and Stanhope speak about their development pipelines in the capital.

7 May 2014

NY-LON Simultaneous Seminars #5: Tall buildings

London and New York are exploring planning, design and coping mechanisms as they adapt to a wave of tall and super-tall buildings that are set to appear on the skyline of the two famous world cities.

1 May 2014

Localism in action: How can we involve the community in regeneration projects?

Effective community engagement begins with thorough research into an area to properly understand its character and characters, but enablers must steer clear of patronising contributors or failing to engage with an important but often neglected group – the young.