Archive of August 2012 - Transforming Cities

Visit Transforming Cities at the Birmingham Independent Book Fair

on August 29th, 2012 in Uncategorized by | No Comments

Nick Corbett will be signing copies of his novel, Arden which follows the intertwined lives of five friends from Shakespeare’s Forest of Arden to contemporary London. He will also be talking about his latest novel, The Palace of Pugin which is set in Victorian England and reveals the human drama behind…

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Birmingham celebrates bicentenary of world-leading designer

on August 22nd, 2012 in Uncategorized by | No Comments

Transforming Cities has provided a consultancy project management service for local charity Urban Devotion Birmingham, in scooping a win of £36,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund for The Big Story of Pugin. It is a project to celebrate the bicentenary of one of the world’s greatest designers.

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Derby gets an ‘A’ for development

on August 15th, 2012 in Uncategorized by | No Comments

Walking to a meeting in Derby today, I was struck by the legacy of Team Derby in transforming their city centre through a masterplan and public realm strategy, in a remarkably short period of time.

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