29 Mar 2019

London must prepare for tall buildings ’avalanche’

Tall buildings are the ‘Formula One’ of construction, leading innovation and paving the way. But London needs to think about strategies of how to deal with the ‘avalanche’ of 541 towers to come to the capital – or risk it getting ‘out of control’.

26 Mar 2019

Museum of Us launches a new community space for Old Kent Road

NLA have been commissioned by Southwark Council to create 'Museum of Us' – a free exhibition and programme of events, workshops and tours on Old Kent Road, to enable conversations and engagement on the long-term plans for the area.

25 Mar 2019

How do we deliver more and better quality schools for London?

That was the question posed to a special NLA Think Tank group of experts and practitioners who gathered at the offices of NBBJ.

15 Mar 2019

MIPIM day three – grappling with diversity

The final day of this year’s MIPIM had more than a tinge of diversity to it as built environment professionals discussed how the sector could start to get its house in order to create a more accessible city – in every sense.

14 Mar 2019

MIPIM day two – collaboration and communities

Day two on the London at MIPIM stand represented something of an exploration of collaboration and communities.

12 Mar 2019

London at MIPIM 2019 – day one - innovation and talent

The opening day of this year’s MIPIM London stand was all about two main things: innovation and talent. The London stand organised by NLA and Pipers kicked off with a session on the knowledge economy and to what degree it might be a key driver of the capital’s future.

12 Mar 2019

NLA's Big Quiz raises over £6.7k for charity

Last week, 150 NLA Members tested their knowledge of London’s history, music and current affairs at the NLA Big Quiz 2019!

4 Mar 2019

Tall buildings – ‘the new normal’ for London

NLA declared 2019 ‘the year of the tall building’ as it released new data on the numbers of such schemes set to be built in the capital.

4 Mar 2019

2019 is the Year of the Tall Building – NLA Report launch

4 Mar 2019

How to Make a Place – NLA Learning Half-Term Course

During February half-term NLA Learning hosted a three-day course for young people aged 14-17yrs.