Review: District regeneration

Public space offers a great community facility, but apartment blocks lack distinctive features The Alto Apartments scheme in London's Wembley Park is centred around attractive, generous public space, but its blocks have a sober feel, find Amanda Chan and Cezar Petcu. Wembley Park’s vibrancy has been experienced by sports fans and concertgoers to its world … Continue reading Review: District regeneration

In Focus: Cody Dock

Since 2011, Gasworks Dock Partnership has been working on the regeneration of Cody Dock in Newham. Located just off the River Lea, halfway between the River Thames and the Olympic Park, this long-forgotten dock has been transformed from an industrial dumping ground to a lively, sustainable community that has become a treasured, waterfront resource for … Continue reading In Focus: Cody Dock

London’s housing targets…and what’s driving them

Richard Crutchley, Associate at Tibbalds, recently presented an overview of London's housing targets to the UDL event, 'Increasing Housing Supply'.  Here, he sets out the context for housing numbers in the city, and the evidence that it relies upon. by Richard Crutchley Housing is very clearly one of the major issues of the day and … Continue reading London’s housing targets…and what’s driving them