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The Future High Street Fund: inspiration for success

February 28, 2019 @ 14:15 - 17:00 GMT

Half-day conference in conjunction with the Urban Design Group

An intense afternoon of presentations from a cross section of the UK’s leading experts on regeneration, public realm and design aiming to inspire councils and communities to create successful bids for the £675m future high streets fund, and the success of their own communities. Featuring original research, UK and international best practice, and case studies.

Presentations include

Historic England

The Academy of Urbanism: David Rudlin

High Streets and Markets – what past can tell us about the present: David Harrison

The Pedestrian Pound: Rachel Lee, Living Streets

How Low Traffic Neighbourhoods can revive local shops: Paul Gasson, Living Streets

The Future of mixed-use town centres: Stefan Redfern, Turley

Evolve or die – a new future for High Streets’ – New study: Neil Bennett, Farrells

Revitalising Swindon town centre – Case Study: Paul Joliffe, Nicholas Pearson Associates

Reshaping town centres for people and place: case studies from the Northwest, Yorkshire and Midlands: David McKenna, IBI

Regenerating areas next to the town centre – case study: Aart Koning, BE1

Community-led schemes in Bristol and Welsh Valleys: Donna Foulkes-Bale, Nash Partnership

Retail landscapes for increased footfall – retrofit and new build: Philip Cave, Philip Cave Associates

Future high streets need green infrastructure: Helen Taylor, Hosta Consulting

Urban Heart Surgery – Global best practice principles on creating successful high streets and urban centres: Jeff Nottage, Broadway Malyan

Quality community facilities – the secret to successful high streets – case study: Richard Crutchley, Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design

Claudia Carter, Metropolitan Workshop

Glyn Tully, Levitt Bernstein

AoU / UDG Members £7
General tickets £14

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February 28, 2019
14:15 - 17:00 GMT
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70 Cowcross Street
London , EC1M 6EJ
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