In Spring 2017 URBED worked with Keepmoat Regeneration (Engie) on a ‘runner up’ bid for the first EnergieSprong pilot project in the UK, for Nottingham City Homes.

In November 2017 URBED were appointed by the Greater Manchester Combined Authority to support the production of the second draft of the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework. The framework is a joint plan for Greater Manchester that will set out the future strategy for housing, jobs and infrastructure across the city region. It is being produced by all 10 Councils within Greater Manchester, who are working in partnership to plan strategically for the future.

We are currently working with Arkwright Meadows Community Gardens in the Meadows, Nottingham, to produce a user guide for their gardens and building. This builds on our work on home user guides, including for new housing developments in the same neighbourhood. 


Our friends at Squash are running the Spring installment of their 'Food For Real' festival next weekend in Liverpool, with lots of activities, coo

URBED's Marianne Heaslip will be speaking at a forthcoming event in Birmingham, with a focus on community-led energy efficiency.

On International Women's Day Vicky reflects on some unsung planning heroes.

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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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