20 Oct 2017

118km of outer London by bike - London’s Towns cycle

To celebrate the launch of NLA’s new insight study and exhibition, ‘London’s Towns: Shaping the polycentric city’, Peter Murray, NLA and Andy Matthews, Pitman Tozer Architects led a selection of London’s built environment’s best thinkers on a 10 hour cycle loop of outer London, exploring development and regeneration across London’s Towns.

19 Oct 2017

The London Stand at MIPIM UK Day 2

The NLA is running a full series of events at this year’s MIPIM UK in London’s Olympia. Here are the highlights from day two.

18 Oct 2017

Quick thinking – Speed Mentoring for the next generation

Last night 28 industry experts and many more young professionals gathered at Gardiner & Theobald and NLA for an evening of Speed Mentoring, to share and gain insight and advice on working across different sectors of the industry.

18 Oct 2017

London at MIPIM UK - Day 1 Round up

The NLA is running a full series of events at this year’s MIPIM UK in London’s Olympia. Here are the highlights from day one.

13 Oct 2017

Croydon ‘blazing a trail’ in £5bn regeneration

Croydon is ‘blazing a trail’ for other authorities to follow in the pioneering way it is pushing forward with a regeneration programme worth over £5.25 billion.

11 Oct 2017

London’s Towns urged: rise to demographic design challenge

London’s towns must put the best possible design standards at the tops of their agendas if the capital’s steep rise in population can be successfully accommodated and the city be allowed to flourish.

9 Oct 2017

Look at procurement, Mayor’s Design Advocates urged

Mayor Sadiq Khan’s new design advocates should look at ways of improving the procurement of ‘Grands Projets’ in London and beyond if some of the key lessons of the Garden Bridge saga are to be taken on board.

5 Oct 2017

London's Towns Cycle Tour

London’s Towns: Shaping the polycentric city examines the future of the capital’s outer urban centres, kicking off with a group cycle tour taking in these areas.

30 Sep 2017

100 more beds per annum needed to future-proof London’s healthcare estate

London needs to drastically increase its funding of healthcare projects in order to provide sufficient care for the capital’s growing population.

29 Sep 2017

The time is right for long life, loose fit

The UK construction industry needs a fundamental rethink over how it funds buildings if it is to reap the benefits that could be gained from a long life, loose fit approach.