Redevelopment of the former Tetley Brewery site has been approved.
‘Weaving us together’
Leeds’ bid to become Capital of Culture 2023 revealed on 11th October.
Leeds integrated station masterplan for HS2
Plans for the HS2 station and its links to the existing station and the South Bank announced 11th October.
” … the plan for Leeds is for its entire South Bank to be a financial services cluster” according to Northern Powerhouse minister Jake Berry. Tory Party conference Manchester October 2017
Artists leading regeneration
An old station building animated by artists – Oberhausen, Germany
David Lumb draws attention to the still-unresolved fate of Temple Works
Temple Works, like many other areas of Leeds City Centre South still haunted by post-industrial dereliction, is emblematic of a city without a plan. Leeds has no shared, pragmatic framework for delivering sustainable regeneration in an area that has been crying out for an innovative masterplan for well over a decade now. ‘Leeds […]
Cradle of Innovation
www.cradleofinnovation.org LSDG is supporting and acting as publisher for: A book and an exhibition to celebrate Leeds innovators of the past and present and to support future innovation “Science and technology, art and fashion, entertainment, banking and finance, research and higher education – these activities all flourish in the creative and intellectual ferment that characterises […]
City Centre South – LCC workshops 20 April
Here’s the piece for Leeds Civic Trust newsletter: The future of city centre south – April workshops.pdf
What does ‘liveable’ mean?
A short video from Liveable Cities Lab. The speaker is a sculptor, artist, landscape architect and interdisciplinary urban planner. Liveable Cities Lab is based in Uberlingen on the shores of Lake Constance, not far from Freiburg, southern Germany.
What Mexico City learned by devoting an office to designing public spaces
“… it is the Public Space Authority, rather than developers, that dictates which way development is going”. See more about the way cities can lead with public space design and implementation.