April 2017 Toggle

Lea River Park - a London exemplar for landscape-led development?

Breakfast Talk , Friday 7 April 2017

08:30 - 09:30 (Registration from 08:00)

NLA Breakfast Talk investigating the future of landscape-led development in London, exploring the value and benefit of strategic public realm, placemaking and landscape planning in development.

New London Neighbourhood Tour - Bloomsbury & Fitzrovia

Walking Tours, Saturday 8 April 2017

14:00-16:00 (Registration at 13:45)

Join us as we discover the historic estate neighbourhoods of Fitzrovia and Bloomsbury. Traversing either side of the Tottenham Court Road artery in the heart of central London, we explore the area’s diverse mix of hospitality, workspace, education, retail and residential uses.

Lea River Park Walking Tour

Walking Tours, Wednesday 12 April 2017

10:30-13:00

Join 5th Studio Director, Dr. Tom Holbrook for a special walking tour of the Lea River Park, visiting recently completed landscape works at Three Mills Green, Twelvetrees Crescent and Bow Creek. Hear updates on the delivery of next stage projects and the impact the park will have on development and regeneration in the wider Lower Lea Valley area.

Toronto : London

NLA Members Event, Wednesday 19 April 2017

13:30-15:30

As both London and Toronto tackle critical city-making issues, from tall buildings and suburban regeneration to waterside regeneration, this NLA International Dialogue will bring together experts working in both cities for an exchange of ideas and approaches. How can both cities learn from one another?

Lea River Park Lunchtime Talk

Soapbox talk , Friday 21 April 2017

13:15-13:45

Curator led tour of the ‘Lea River Park: a new landscape for London’ exhibition, exploring recent and future landscape works and the future benefits and value of landscape-led development in London.

Lea River Park Walking Tour

Walking Tours, Saturday 22 April 2017

14:00-16:30

Join 5th Studio Director, Dr. Tom Holbrook for a special walking tour of the Lea River Park, visiting recently completed landscape works at Three Mills Green, Twelvetrees Crescent and Bow Creek. Hear updates on the delivery of next stage projects and the impact the park will have on development and regeneration in the wider Lower Lea Valley area.

New London Neighbourhood Tour - King’s Cross St Pancras

Walking Tours, Wednesday 26 April 2017

10:30-12:30 (Registration at 10:15)

The dramatic renewal of this key two-station transport hub kick-started the regeneration of King’s Cross Central, 67acres of old railway and industrial land being transformed into a vibrant new neighbourhood for living, working, learning and play.

Investing in Place: How do we deliver public spaces for all Londoners?

Half-day Conference, Thursday 27 April 2017

09:00 - 13:00

Exploring placemaking and the delivery of public spaces that work for all Londoners, this NLA conference will bring together leading policy-makers and stakeholders across the industry to discuss new approaches to the design, delivery and management of public spaces across the capital - from major areas of regeneration to central London streets and outer town centres.

Transforming London’s Cultural Buildings

Breakfast Talk , Friday 28 April 2017

08:30 - 09:30

An in-depth showcase of London’s most important and influential cultural building projects undergoing upgrade and transformation.