Monthly Archives: June 2014

FORTHCOMING EVENT: Cycle City: Shaping the development of cycling across London – Thursday 17 July

This Cycle City event is to be hosted at the LV Velodrome, the most iconic building of London 2012, this latest event in the RTPI London’s centenary series brings together four people who are shaping the development of cycling across London. Speakers: Andrew Gilligan, the Mayor’s Cycling Commissioner who is working with TfL in the […]

FORTHCOMING EVENT: Young Planners Summer Social – Thursday 14 August

The Summer Social is back…thanks to our sponsor and RTPI London centenary partner – KDH Associates. Join us at the thematic Moroccan bar “El Cantara” in Soho for drinks, canapés and an evening of fun, networking and laughter! For a flavour of last year’s event, please click this link This is a free event, open […]

Review: London CIL Update

Thursday 12th June 2014, City Hall, London The RTPI’s Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) update is becoming a regular fixture in the calendar. Since the introduction of CIL powers in the Planning Act 2008 and CIL Regulations 2010 there have been numerous changes in the legislation and associated debates about them. This event provided a useful […]

EVENT REVIEW: RTPI/APA Scavenger Hunt – 17th June

Against a beautiful backdrop of the city of London, illuminated by a golden evening sun, London’s Planners and representatives from the American Planning Association (visiting London for a week-long professional study tour) strengthened their special relationship by joining forces in the scavenger hunt of the centenary! Setting out from the Doggett’s Coat and Badge near […]

FORTHCOMING EVENT: Tall Buildings – up from the street – Tuesday 24th June

Skyscrapers – how do they fit with the urban grain? The effect of tall buildings on London’s skyline is under ever-increasing scrutiny, but what about their relationship with the streets and surroundings at ground level? Planners and designers have a key role in ensuring tall buildings are well integrated into their surroundings, but is this […]

FORTHCOMING EVENT: RTPI London Five-a-side Tournament – Friday 11th July

Do you like playing football? Do you like FREE barbeques? Did you enjoy last year’s event? Then you will love the 2014 RTPI London five-a-side football tournament! RTPI London and Indigo Planning have teamed up to bring deliver 2014’s incarnation of this popular annual tournament. To enter, you’ll need one squad of seven players per […]