Archive of February 2015 - Transforming Cities

A new town council for Royal Sutton Coldfield, have your say

on February 27th, 2015 in Uncategorized by | 3 Comments

The future of Royal Sutton Coldfield: a unique chance to get a town council Residents of Sutton Coldfield have been given a once-in-a-life-time opportunity to ensure that decisions affecting Sutton Coldfield are made much more locally. Ballot papers for the vote on a new town council need to be returned by…

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What today’s placemakers can learn from Pugin

on February 3rd, 2015 in Uncategorized by | No Comments

Nick Corbett considers what can be learned from the approach taken by renowned architect and designer Augustus Pugin more than 150 years ago. The Gothic Revival architect and designer, Augustus Pugin (1812-52), established Gothic as the national architectural style; he built the Palace of Westminster, completed over one hundred ecclesiastical…

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