News Update #01 - Venue confirmed

14 March 2017

After careful consideration, we have decided to postpone the London Housing Symposium, as a direct response to the snap election. This final part of the 2017 Urban Challenge will take place in London on 12 September at The Building Centre. Buy tickets here


Increasing housing density through the London Plan 

This week, the Planning Committee of the London Assembly meets to discuss the key subject of increasing housing density through the London Plan. Michael Hammond to report. Download a PDF of the discussion paper here.
Other news...

WAN’s Urban task force for 23rd May now includes:

James Murray - London Deputy Mayor for Housing and Residential Development

Peter Bishop - Director, The Bartlett School of Architecture

Heather Cheesbrough - ​Director of Planning and Strategic Transport, London Borough of Croydon

Brian Kilkelly - Development Lead, Climate-KIC

Nigel Lea - Design Director, Gensler

Jean-Christophe Masson, Founder, Hamonic+Masson & Associés

Jo McCafferty - Director, Levitt Bernstein

Peter Murray - Chairman, New London Architecture

Martha Thorne - Executive Director / Associate Dean for External Relations, Pritzker Architecture Prize / IE School of Architecture & Design

Mark Washer - Chief Financial Officer and board member, Clarion Housing Group

David West - Urban Designer and Founding Director, Studio Egret West

Julian Weyer - Partner, CF Møller


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