Radicalising UK planning

June 20: how to get British planning more critical
Went to an interesting meeting in Oxford called by Tim Marshall and Huw Thomas to consider how to counter the shift of UK planning to the right. Good discussion and decisions about how to extend and develop the network and resources/support people trying to take a more critical/left line. Partly university people, partly practitioners – and only about half of them were people I knew (the oldest ones) which is good. More to follow about this for sure.

London Plan "early revisions" on housing

Two days June 13 and 15 spent in the Examination in Public of the housing alterations to the London Plan, one day on behalf of the London Social Forum and the other (with Una Sapietis and Marian Larragy) on behalf of King’s Cross Railway lands Group….

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