Archive of November 2012 - Transforming Cities

Palace of Pugin: ‘A compelling historical novel’ – launched in Pugin’s cathedral

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

Palace of Pugin was launched at Saint Chad’s Cathedral on Thursday 8th November. It is a fast-paced historical novel about Augustus Pugin, one of the world’s greatest designers. The Archbishop of Birmingham was present and around 90 other guests.

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The future of Birmingham’s local centres and the Green Belt

on November 20th, 2012 in Uncategorized by | No Comments

Birmingham City Council: Economy and Jobs Overview and Scrutiny Committee. Inquiry into how to generate growth and employment in Birmingham’s local centres. Key Witness Presentation by Nick Corbett MA MRTPI BA Hons of Transforming Cities Ltd. Birmingham City Council can facilitate economic growth and the creation of jobs by becoming a…

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Book a date: Launch events announced

on November 17th, 2012 in Uncategorized by | No Comments

Nick Corbett will be signing copies of Palace of Pugin at The Mall shopping centre, Sutton Coldfield, Saturday 17th November, from 10.30 am (beside the entrance to House of Fraser), and again, same time, same venue, but next to Costa, on 8th December. Other dates to follow. Click for Palace of…

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Could Birmingham’s inner city loose £2 billion?

on November 10th, 2012 in Uncategorized by | No Comments

One of the purposes of Green Belt land is to preserve the setting and character of historic towns. Has this purpose been considered in the review of the Green Belt around the Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield?

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