18 Oct 2017

London at MIPIM UK - Day 1 Round up

The NLA is running a full series of events at this year’s MIPIM UK in London’s Olympia. Here are the highlights from day one.

13 Oct 2017

Croydon ‘blazing a trail’ in £5bn regeneration

Croydon is ‘blazing a trail’ for other authorities to follow in the pioneering way it is pushing forward with a regeneration programme worth over £5.25 billion.

11 Oct 2017

London’s Towns urged: rise to demographic design challenge

London’s towns must put the best possible design standards at the tops of their agendas if the capital’s steep rise in population can be successfully accommodated and the city be allowed to flourish.

9 Oct 2017

Look at procurement, Mayor’s Design Advocates urged

Mayor Sadiq Khan’s new design advocates should look at ways of improving the procurement of ‘Grands Projets’ in London and beyond if some of the key lessons of the Garden Bridge saga are to be taken on board.

5 Oct 2017

London's Towns Cycle Tour

London’s Towns: Shaping the polycentric city examines the future of the capital’s outer urban centres, kicking off with a group cycle tour taking in these areas.

30 Sep 2017

100 more beds per annum needed to future-proof London’s healthcare estate

London needs to drastically increase its funding of healthcare projects in order to provide sufficient care for the capital’s growing population.

29 Sep 2017

The time is right for long life, loose fit

The UK construction industry needs a fundamental rethink over how it funds buildings if it is to reap the benefits that could be gained from a long life, loose fit approach.

27 Sep 2017

NLA Nights at White Collar Factory

This September the NLA membership explored White Collar Factory, the recently completed office building at Old Street, in the heart of London’s Tech City.

26 Sep 2017

Haringey unveils ambition for ‘people and place’

Haringey Council is determined to match its strong ambitions for growth and physical change across the borough with economic and social benefits for local people and communities.

20 Sep 2017

Architecture enthusiasts visit NLA for Open House

Over 300 visitors descended on NLA this weekend to get involved in a special programme of talks, family workshops and exhibitions as part of Open House 2017.