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Essex Housing: Pace over Place?
Thu 10 November 2016, 19:00 – 21:00 GMT
room 221 Marconi Building
Essex invented the design guide in the 1970s, leading to outstanding housing and influencing town planning across the country. With current pressure for building homes, are house builders cutting corners? After the design guide, what is the role of design
review? Is quality being left behind? This event reviews the urban design thinking that creates good places and the threats to
sustainable communities. With speakers Esther Kurland, Chris Lamb and others.