What is the role of the built environment in the future of our High Streets?

Last week, Louise and I had the pleasure of taking part in High Street Camp, an ‘unconference’ which brought together […]

Hannah Gibbs

Posted on May 29, 2012

Training for Housing Association Design Review Panels

We were recently commissioned by First Wessex Housing Association in Southampton to deliver a two-day training course for members of […]

Hannah Gibbs

Posted on May 16, 2012

Neighbourhoods by Design: Designing change

Neighbourhoods by Design, one of our longest-running design training courses, has undergone a re-vamp of late. The Design Training course […]

Maja Luna Jorgensen

Posted on May 10, 2012

Better Places National Awards: Nominate a project now!

Putting local people at the heart of improving the places and spaces around them is what we do (and promote) […]

Louise Dredge

Posted on Apr 16, 2012

Gamlingay Eco Hub: Community’s dream is realised

By Vera Hale On Friday, 23rd March, The Rt Hon Andrew Lansley MP, Secretary of State for Health and South […]

Guest Author

Posted on Apr 2, 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

The Glass-House Debate Series 2011/2012: London

Our final Glass-House Debate of the 2011/2012 series was held earlier this week with our partner Design Council Cabe providing […]

Louise Dredge

Posted on Mar 23, 2012

Guest Blog: Building Consensus in Oxford on Leap Day!

By Stephen Smith The Glass-House marked Leap Day with a workshop at Cutteslowe Community Centre in Oxford. Chief Executive Sophia […]

Guest Author

Posted on Mar 5, 2012

Lots to learn from Neighbourhoods Study Tour in Sheffield

South Owlerton in Sheffield made a fantastic case study for us to visit on a Study Tour we ran as […]

Hannah Gibbs

Posted on Mar 1, 2012

Glass-House Debate – Newcastle

Once again the topic – Community Led Design: what is it and does it work? – was tackled in the […]

Rebecca Maguire

Posted on Feb 29, 2012