Coming Home for Christmas
Coming Home for Christmas I knew it wouldn’t stand the wolf test The third of six posts featuring vikicartoons.
Valuing the Corner Shop
This is the second of six posts featuring vikicartoons Is the corner shop dead? It’s all Napoleon’s fault! Allegedly he called England a nation of
Reclaiming the Streets
This is the first in a six part series featuring the work of vikicartoons. Viki; Reclaiming the Streets; before and after. It was the best
Co-Housing: The missing ingredient
Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing! Which housing model works best? East End Community Land Trust
How Low Carbon is Swansea Bay?
How Low Carbon is Swansea Bay? This week I gave the keynote talk at a Low Carbon Swansea Bay (LCSB) event. So the question was,
NHS crisis – an Urban Design crisis?
NHS crisis – an Urban Design crisis? We have a big health issue in the UK. Does urban design and city planning have the answer? When
From WILD WEST to Buyer Beware
From WILD WEST to Buyer Beware The Wild West! “I take it you’ve never travelled this way before sir? “ The guard has just responded
CITY OF CULTURE 2021 where to go when your city doesn’t win?
CITY OF CULTURE 2021 where to go when your city doesn’t win? Coventry has just staged the first UK Shop Front Festival following its winning
Drawing Conclusions Drawings tell your story more vividly and instantaneously than any amount of text. From Palladio to Gordon Cullen, drawings have either been the
An Architectural Dilemma
An Architectural Dilemma This week at tennis as I watch my son from the bench, return the ball over the net one more time, I
Clothing and Building Materials
Clothing and Building Materials If you are prone to taking a ramble or even a scramble up one of our delightful UK mountains, you will
Fashion And Architecture
Fashion And Architecture What do Paul Smith the classic British fashion designer (smelling the roses above) and the Chelsea flower show have in common? Is