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Duncan Bowie: where is the planning in Sadiq Khan’s new London Plan?

Described at Municipal Dreams as “an esteemed figure in housing and planning circles”, Duncan Bowie is a long-standing academic in his field and advisor to London government, including Ken Livingstone when he was mayor. This […]

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London Festival of Architecture: buildings and identity

The 2018 London Festival of Architecture, which runs for the whole of June, formally opened on Friday evening with a party in the roof garden of 120 Fenchurch Street¬†(pictured above), a 15-storey Square Mile building […]

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Lidl did we know that a German supermarket chain would show that ‘London is Open’

London Mayor Sadiq Khan’s meeting with German foreign minister Sigmar Gabriel yesterday to assure him that that the British capital remains open to German investment coincided quite deliciously with news emerging that he’s approved plans […]