Danish ‘Think Space’ about community projects

“The free thought is the best toy in the world.”– Erik Clausen We were pleased to accept an invitation to […]

Maja Luna Jorgensen

Posted on Oct 1, 2012

Learning from the front line of community led design

After four fantastic years at The Glass-House, I am leaving at the end of this week to start a new […]

Hannah Gibbs

Posted on Sep 28, 2012

Scotland reveals inspired attitudes to community led action

This year’s DTAS conference ‘Development Trusts – Doing the Business’ brought together over 200 people from the Development Trust movement […]

Hannah Gibbs

Posted on Sep 5, 2012

Marple Wharf – revitalising the waterfront

Over the past few months we’ve supported the Marple Civic Society and Marple Vision Partnership to develop their plans to bring […]

Maja Luna Jorgensen

Posted on Jun 1, 2012

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

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

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

Stories of community-led design: Buildings by Design course 2010

Last year as part of our series of Design Training for community groups we delivered two Buildings by Design courses […]

Hannah Gibbs

Posted on Feb 7, 2011