Monthly Archives: October 2011

Ecology Breakfast Seminar – 25 October 2011

A breakfast master class on Ecology made a welcome change to my Tuesday morning.  When wandering London, it is all too easy to forget that wildlife exists and is a consideration in planning.  Even the pigeons in Trafalgar Square are gone.  The master class from ‘The Ecology Consultancy’ provided a useful snapshot of why ecology […]

Soil and the City

Past Event: London Southbank University, Monday 10th October. RTPI London invited five green infrastructure professionals to discuss different approaches to Green Infrastructure planning, at an afternoon seminar held at London Southbank University.  Mike Henderson, Sustainability Consultant at AECOM set the strategic context and rationale for GI planning, citing the benefits that may be brought about, […]

Winners of the RTPI London Football tournament sponsored by Indigo

Having entered a team last year (one of the many Plannerthinaikos’!) and crashing out in the group stages we entered this year’s tournament with a certain amount of caution and low expectations.  However, new team members and a new name (RailMadrid) resulted in a little more optimism on our prospects.  Though, that didn’t stop us […]

RTPI London Young Planners pub quiz – 9 November 2011

It’s back!  The RTPI London YP Pub Quiz will be running again at the Blue Anchor, Rolls Passage, 35 Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1EL.  Registrations will start at 19:00 and the quiz will commence at 19:30.  The cost of the pub quiz will be £2.00 per RTPI member and £3.00 for non members.  This is […]