Placemaking field trip: Thamesmead

With two housing zones, a committed DLR extension, a Crossrail station, over £1bn of investment and a place within the GLA’s Thames Estuary Production Corridor, Thamesmead appears set to overturn its negative reputation linked to the perceived failures of post-war planning. Previous Future of London programmes have reviewed estate renewal and … [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...]