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What’s Vital Now? ‘What If…. Lambeth managed its green spaces for biodiversity and food growing?’ With Incredible Edible Lambeth

What’s Vital Now? is an online series that shares voices from different communities, sectors and disciplines, on what we can […]

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Posted on Sep 21, 2020

WE design in Glasgow: connections are key

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

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Posted on Nov 21, 2019

WE design in Glasgow: bringing intergenerational living to the boil

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

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Posted on Nov 21, 2019

WE design in Glasgow: ‘I’ll talk to my neighbours more!’

By Grace Crannis On 17 October 2019, we partnered with Civic House for Reconfiguring Place: Intergenerational Cities, the first in our 2019/20 […]

Grace Crannis

Posted on Oct 23, 2019

Lessons from Minamisanriku: The sea as a resource

Can preventative infrastructure compromise the quality and livelihood of a place? Minamisanriku has an economy that is based primarily on […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on May 11, 2015

To a More Ambitious Place: Is our view of place too short-sighted? Think piece #1

By Katy Hawkins Today we continue to see a trend of one mega structure replaced by another; we go from […]

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Posted on Feb 6, 2015

To a More Ambitious Place: Is our view of place too short-sighted? Think piece #2

By Cleo Newcombe-Jones If places are designed to be both people-centric and environmentally resilient it’s difficult to be too short-sighted. […]

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Posted on Feb 6, 2015

Should we build less and reuse more? A round-up of the Bristol debate

Should we build less and reuse more? The answer to this question might seem obvious in an age when the […]

Louise Dredge

Posted on Feb 6, 2014

Place Potential Think Piece Series: Should we build less and reuse more? #3

By Liz Crisp It seems crazy to be writing a blog about whether or not it’s better to build or […]

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Posted on Jan 3, 2014

Visioning Sustainable Places during Green Sky Thinking week

As part of Open City’s ‘Green Sky Thinking’ week (15-19 April), we ran a breakfast workshop ‘People, Place and Value: Visioning Sustainable […]

Melissa Lacide

Posted on Apr 26, 2013