Connecting communities in Colindale

On 8th October, Future of London visited Colindale in LB Barnet for the latest in our Communities in Transition series. Colindale is located at the western edge of Barnet, on the border with Brent, and is part of the Burnt Oak/Colindale Opportunity Area. An Area Action Plan drawn up in 2010 set a target of 10,000 new homes in the area by 2025, a … [Read more...]

Communities in Transition: Colindale

Our next Communities in Transition field trip will take visitors on a walking tour of Colindale's new developments, including the Grahame Park estate renewal programme and Barnet's new Open Space Strategy. Colindale is located at the western edge of LB Barnet, on the border with LB Brent; an Area Action Plan was drawn up in 2010, setting a … [Read more...]

Woodberry Down visit showcases social sustainability

On April 29th, Future of London’s Communities in Transition field trip series continued with a trip to Woodberry Down, LB Hackney, as part of Green Sky Thinking week. GST events tackle all aspects of sustainability, and building sustainable communities was the focus of our visit, bringing together key stakeholders in the 30-year estate regeneration … [Read more...]

Communities in Transition: Woodberry Down

Last autumn, Future of London kicked off a new field trip series, Communities in Transition, looking at how communities are coping with change in different contexts across London. The visits examine best practice in locally-directed regeneration, giving public-sector practitioners in planning, regeneration, economic development and related areas an … [Read more...]