A Design Code for Healthier Living

Northstowe is a new town in Cambridgeshire, promoted by Gallagher and Homes and Communities Agency (HCA). It will be the home of around 25,000 people and is one of the NHS’s Healthy New Towns (HNT). The objectives of this programme are to go beyond existing good practice and develop new and creative approaches that offer … Continue reading A Design Code for Healthier Living

City mending, estate visioning

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CM5a7rV3URo The Regents Park Estate in Camden is a 2,239 home housing estate created to provide new homes in the post-war period. Originally planned in the 1950s it was delivered in four distinct phases of varying success. One of the particular issues that came out of Tibbalds’ work was the realisation that this project isn’t … Continue reading City mending, estate visioning