A crisis in housing and transport: what about placemaking?

Two news items caught my eye yesterday.  One was the much commented on statement of Housing Minister Grant Shapps, that […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on Aug 21, 2012

The National Planning Policy Framework and Community Led Design

Yesterday, the final version of the new National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) was released. I would like to draw attention […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on Mar 28, 2012

In Bruges: Belgian students present their plans for East London site

This week I paid a swift visit to Bruges, where I sat on a jury to assess 3rd year Applied […]

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Posted on Nov 11, 2011

The Secret Life of Buildings

The Glass-House was really pleased to be a part of the first episode of The Secret Life of Buildings last […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on Aug 2, 2011

Building Community Consortium

The Glass-House is thrilled that the Building Community Consortium is one of four groups selected by the Department for Communities […]

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Posted on Apr 14, 2011

CABE Funding Cut

The Glass-House Community Led Design was shocked and saddened to see that DCMS had withdrawn funding from CABE. This sends […]

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Posted on Oct 2, 2010