URBED were appointed by Barratt Developments in January 2015 to develop a masterplan for the Brookhay site, located between Lichfield and Burton upon Trent in Staffordshire. The site is in two parts and covers an enormous 847ha, bisected by two railway lines and accessible from the A38. Much of the land had previously been, or was currently being, used for mineral working. The scale of the site and its excellent connectivity presented an opportunity to develop a new community designed around Garden City principles.


We were delighted to hear earlier this week that the West Bar scheme in Sheffield secured outline planning permission.

The Academy of Urbanism welcomes the broad thrust of the housing white paper.

We recently took part in a workshop with Jamie O'Brien, Senior Research Associate at The Bartlett Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, lookin

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Grow your own Garden City. David Rudlin outlines the economic case for developing a city like Uxcester

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We are absolutely delighted to annouce that David and Nick's submission has won the 2014 Wolfson Prize.

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