What’s Vital Now? Keeping it local with Holly Dyas

By Holly Dyas Back in November 2019, I attended a Glass-House Reconfiguring Place workshop that discussed how Blackpool’s high street […]

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Posted on Jul 10, 2020

What’s Vital Now? Listening to Lockdown with Nick Bowman

Nick Bowman composed a lockdown soundtrack using submissions from the UK, USA and Norway. Here, he explains his motivations for doing so, and a note for the future.

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Posted on Jun 19, 2020

What’s Vital Now? Access, Power & Accountability

It is vital that we take action towards driving change, be that by educating ourselves and others on these issues; asking difficult questions; committing time, money or resources where possible to support projects and campaigns which aim to address inequality; or in other proactive ways.

Grace Crannis

Posted on Jun 19, 2020

Reopening high streets safely – and strategically

On Friday morning, I was asked to speak on BBC Surrey Breakfast Radio about how places can use the new MHCLG Reopening High Streets Safely Fund to help bring their communities out of lockdown.

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on Jun 9, 2020

What’s Vital Now? Connecting with Angela Moore

The series will explore how placemaking can unlock the potential in people and places, enhancing the quality of our homes, high streets, public spaces, and neighbourhoods and enabling opportunities, interactions and collaboration across all echelons of society.

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Posted on May 29, 2020

We are recruiting – join our team

The Glass-House is looking for an experienced communications professional to contribute to our work championing and enabling collaborative and inclusive […]

Grace Crannis

Posted on May 29, 2020

The May 2020 Glass-House Newsletter

At The Glass-House, we’ve been selecting some key stories, blogs and resources we feel are particularly relevant to the situation […]

Grace Crannis

Posted on May 11, 2020

Reclaiming Streets for People

The city of Milan recently announced that they are radically rethinking how movement around their city centre will work in […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on May 7, 2020

Callout brief: What’s Vital Now?

Reconfiguring Place:  “What’s Vital Now?” Due to the current pandemic, the final event in The Glass-House 2019/20 WE design series, […]

Grace Crannis

Posted on May 4, 2020

WE design in Manchester: planning and power, exploring the Raynsford Review

As part of our WE design event series, The Glass-House invited participants who attended our event in Manchester on 26 […]

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Posted on Apr 30, 2020