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Pavements are for everybody. Except pedestrians | Stuart Jeffries | Opinion | The Guardian

Pavements are for everybody. Except pedestrians | Stuart Jeffries | Opinion | The Guardian | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
Walkers already had to negotiate cyclists, mobility scooters and parked cars. Now we have to hurdle discarded hire bikes too, says feature writer Stuart Jeffries
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"In the name of place-making, architects can be complicit in social cleansing"

"In the name of place-making, architects can be complicit in social cleansing" | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
Place-making is a dangerous concept that has very little to do with architecture, argues Sean Griffiths in his latest Opinion column
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7 Trends That Augur The Future Of Urban Design

7 Trends That Augur The Future Of Urban Design | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
From autonomous vehicles to algorithmic design, the new forces shaping urban design are poised to forever change our cities and suburbs.
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Would these floating 3D zebra crossings slow you down? - BBC Three

Would these floating 3D zebra crossings slow you down? - BBC Three | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
Check out this content on BBC Three.
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Projects - Hardscape

See some of Hardscape's completed landscaping projects for inspiration of how we could help to transform your next urban space.
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Lockerbie Town Centre | Ironside Farrar Ltd

Lockerbie Town Centre Public Realm Enhancement
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All under one roof: how malls and cities are becoming indistinguishable

All under one roof: how malls and cities are becoming indistinguishable | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
Suburban malls may be a dying breed, but in cities from New York to Hong Kong, new malls are thriving by seamlessly blending into the urban fabric
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What were 2016’s key retail and leisure trends? (Part 1)

What were 2016’s key retail and leisure trends? (Part 1) | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
Matthew Hopkinson talks about the latest trends in Retail & Leisure here.
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How design can help inclusive growth

How design can help inclusive growth | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
This week the Inclusive Growth Commission published their final findings and recommendation after an independent enquiry into how the UK can achieve inclusive growth. Design Council welcomes the findings, after having previously submitted evidence to the commission, identifying three key challenges
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Stockton High Street Public Realm | Northern Design Awards - Friday 11th November, 2016

Stockton High Street Public Realm | Northern Design Awards - Friday 11th November, 2016 | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council Categories:  Public Space Categories:  Commercial Landscaping Design Aspiration
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A perfect storm spells dark days for the high street

A perfect storm spells dark days for the high street | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
When Roz Davies, the owner of a haberdashery shop in Primrose Hill, north London tore open the letter from the Valuation Office, she returned to bed and pulled the duvet over her head.
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Distributing Power: Jeremy Till on the Complex Necessity of Participatory Urbanism

Distributing Power: Jeremy Till on the Complex Necessity of Participatory Urbanism | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
As a profession with the power to alter people's cities and neighborhoods - and indeed therefore their lives - architecture is often
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Business rates rise is biggest issue for small firms in London

Small firms are angry at the uncertainty and cost of the first business rates rise in seven years, with small firms and London companies big losers
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6 urban design trends to watch in 2018

6 urban design trends to watch in 2018 | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
2017 saw the continuation of the evolution of expectations on the part of consumers, developers, office workers, and cities.
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How design can help inclusive growth

How design can help inclusive growth | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
This week the Inclusive Growth Commission published their final findings and recommendation after an independent enquiry into how the UK can achieve inclusive growth. Design Council welcomes the findings, after having previously submitted evidence to the commission, identifying three key challenges
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A responsive, light-up pedestrian crossing that “puts people first” - Design Week

A responsive, light-up pedestrian crossing that “puts people first” - Design Week | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
Starling Crossing is a prototype road design that would see crossings light up at busy times and disappear when nobody needs them.
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How Hackney became London’s most liveable borough

How Hackney became London’s most liveable borough | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
Hackney councillor Vincent Stops explains how Hackney has been transformed into one of London’s most active boroughs.
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Phase two of Witton Street improvements begin 9 September 2013 | Northwich Riverside

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How we got Glasgow playing in the streets again

How we got Glasgow playing in the streets again | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
Game designer Holly Gramazio explains how she helped create Scotch Hoppers for Glasgow 2014.
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Streets: They’re ours for the taking - RSA

Streets: They’re ours for the taking - RSA | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
Our blog articles feature the latest ideas and thinking from our Action and Research Centre and Fellowship staff and guest bloggers. You are welcome to contribute and comment.
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Campaign for David Bowie Brixton memorial launched - BBC News

Campaign for David Bowie Brixton memorial launched - BBC News | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
The proposed art installation takes its inspiration from the flash on Bowie's sixth album, Aladdin Sane.
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High Street UK 2020 Project Report: Identifying factors that influence vitality and viability

High Street UK 2020 Project Report: Identifying factors that influence vitality and viability | Streets as Place | Scoop.it
Official Full-Text Publication: High Street UK 2020 Project Report: Identifying factors that influence vitality and viability on ResearchGate, the professional network for scientists.
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