Monthly Archives: March 2014

UPCOMING EVENT: Commercial City – retail in a multichannel world – Thursday 3rd April

Retail in the UK has, in a generation, changed in ways that few people could have predicted. As retail continues to evolve and online retail continues to grow in popularity, how will it affect trends in urban planning? Join us at CBRE’s West End office to learn from the experts. Presentations, panel discussion and refreshments […]

UPCOMING EVENT: Brixton Town Centre Talk and Tour – Thursday 17th April

Join RTPI London and London Borough of Lambeth in exploring current regeneration and planning issues in Brixton Town Centre and the local authority’s role in promoting growth and managing change in the area. This event will take place in the Council Chamber of the magnificent Lambeth Town Hall (pictured). It will feature seven presentations, followed […]

REMINDER – Travel Planning Masterclass

We still have a few spaces left on Monday’s Travel Planning Masterclass at TfL. As London’s population booms and development pressure continues, how can we make more efficient use of our transport infrastructure? TfL is preeminent in this field and has kindly agreed to share some of the knowledge with us. The event is free, […]

ANNOUNCEMENT: Launch of The Planner and The Planner Jobs websites

The RTPI is delighted to be able to announce the launch of The Planner website. The website is the latest in the development  of additional online services that the RTPI undertakes to provide its members.Following on from the tremendously positive reaction from members to our new monthly magazine, The Planner website also features  The Planner […]

EVENT REVIEW: The Connected City – 5th March 2014

“Transport has shaped the modern city and will continue to do so,” was Tom Venables of Aecom’s perceptive introduction to ‘The Connected City’, an evening of discussion and debate on the future of London’s transport infrastructure held on March 5th as part of RTPI London’s Centenary Series. The event was aptly hosted at TfL’s modern […]

EVENT REVIEW: Planning London: From Julius Caeser to Boris

Planning London: From Julius Caesar to Boris On the evening of the 20th February London’s Planners again assembled for another engaging event in RTPI London’s centenary programme. Just a stone’s-throw from the home of Sherlock Holmes, Duncan Bowie (Senior Lecturer in Spatial Planning at the University of Westminster) captained his audience on a journey through the history […]

UPCOMING EVENT: Travel Planning Masterclass – Monday 17th March

Join TfL for a review of the recent travel planning guidance and the value of travel planning in the planning process. The session will explore the policy basis, the benefits of travel planning to influence people’s behaviour to travel smarter and will look at travel planning in action. The event is free, and open to […]