Monthly Archives: March 2013

International Planners in South East England (IPSEE) – Launch event

On Thursday 21st March RTPI members from London and elsewhere in the South East of England came together for the launch of the first gathering of a new international planning network for the wider region, kindly sponsored and hosted by ATKINS.

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Forgotten Spaces registration deadline is extended, workshop events announced

Due to popular demand, the Royal Institute of British Architects have extended the deadline for registration for Forgotten Spaces until 25th April, giving hundreds of people the chance to win top prizes of £5,000, £2,000 or £1,000, as well as … Continue reading

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Proposals for the Future EIA directive – Implications for Local Authorities

2.00 – 4.30pm, Tuesday 9th April 2013, London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 33 Queen St, City of London, EC4R 1AP In October 2012 the European Commission launched its proposals to amend the EIA Directive (2011/92/EU). The proposals could have … Continue reading

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Penn Design Charette – High Speed Rail

Between the 4th and 8th March, RTPI London and TfL welcomed students from the University of Pennsylvania to London for a 5 day visit themed around high speed rail and major station design. Their activities across the week in London … Continue reading

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King’s Cross Central: Presentations and Walking Tour

On Wednesday 20th March a crowd gathered in the foyer of Argent’s brand new offices just off Granary Square in the heart of King’s Cross, ready to find out more about one of the most exciting regeneration projects currently underway … Continue reading

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Forgotten Spaces 2013

Don’t forget the deadline to register your multidisciplinary team for the #forgottenspaces competition is this Wednesday 27th March. Full details at

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YOUNG PLANNERS EVENT: Viability for Beginners

Friday 26th April, 2013 – 8am to 9.30am Lambert Smith Hampton, 180 Oxford Street, W1D 1NN The current economic conditions and planning policy aspirations go head to head in achieving deliverable residential development and Affordable Housing. The importance of understand viability … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Good Design = Good Planning Seminar #3

  On the evening of Wednesday March 6th, delegates swarmed into New London Architecture (NLA) for the third installation of Good Design = Good Planning. As the final episode (of this series), the evening focussed how urban design can address … Continue reading

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Forgotten Spaces 2013

RTPI London is supporting RIBA London working with the Mayor of London, the Landscape Institute and partners Ordnance Survey and developer Qatari Diar, to launch a new Forgotten Spaces ideas competition for 2013. We would strongly encourage London planners entering … Continue reading

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