26 Oct 2016
Spoken Word at NLA for Step-Out Store Street
Store Street was alight with fire, music and dance last Friday night for Step-Out Store Street, Bloomsbury Festival’s annual Friday night party. At The Building Centre, the crowds were invited in to a special evening of Spoken Word around the New London Model, hosted by New London Architecture and the Built Environment Trust.
24 Oct 2016
Housing for the third age
London needs a concerted campaign ‘on a grand scale’ and a widespread change of mindset if it is to avoid a ‘tidal wave’ of housing need from older people. The profession has failed to provide enough high quality, affordable, and flexible accommodation for its older citizens, must learn from countries like Denmark, Holland and Germany, and the city must better appreciate the widespread benefits and more balanced communities that intergenerational housing can bring.
19 Oct 2016
Cllr Davis – let us retain more business rates to reinvest in West End
Westminster City Council has lodged a bid with central government to retain more of the business rates it raises and use the cash to improve the West End.
13 Oct 2016
Next London Plan to protect the capital’s workspaces
The next London Plan will include greater protection for the capital’s workspaces against major threats including permitted development rights. That was according to Deputy Mayor for Regeneration, Planning and Skills Jules Pipe last night as he launched NLA’s new insight study, exhibition, and programme of events on the fast changing world of work, WRK/LDN.
13 Oct 2016
Press Release: London’s global competitiveness at stake...
Major study reveals the changing nature of work in the capital and makes recommendations to secure its long-term economic success
12 Oct 2016
Bike ride to Birmingham - Raising money for Construction Youth Trust
NLA chairman Peter Murray, Wates Director Andy Wates, Studio Egret West's Christophe Egret, and dRMM Architects Director and design Chair of HS2 Sadie Morgan are cycling 125.7 miles from London to Birmingham on October 17th to raise money for Construction Youth Trust (CYT).