New green space in the heart of city centres is a cause for celebration. Alfred Place Gardens in Camden, central London, is the first park in this area for 25 years. Once an unremarkable, car-clogged street, it is now a space to sit back and relax. We need more green urban spaces like this - and fast!
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Plans for Gravity – a new smart campus near Bridgwater, at the heart of the South West – have taken a major step forward. The move should bring high-value green jobs into the area. Good news for local people.
Biophilia could transform our city streets, creating healthier, healing environments. This would make a significant difference for our city hospital streets. Great Ormond Street Hospital and LDA Design are exploring what's possible.
LDA Design continues to grow its masterplanning and urban design expertise with the appointment of Andy Dowding as a director. Andy Dowding joins from Savills where he led their London urban design team.
LDA Design has made its 2021 Bursary awards to students from UCL Bartlett, University of Gloucestershire, University of Sheffield and Manchester School of Architecture. The winners receive an award of £1,000 and the opportunity of a paid work in one of our studios.