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The Preston Model: lessons for local value in property, construction, food …

The local Preston Model for ‘guerilla localism’ has received coverage in the Guardian over the last month or so. For those interested in how localism approaches can favour SME’s rather than out-of-town large investors, these reports make good reading. In … Continue reading

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Talking, Sharing, Launching

My 2017 diary is shaping up with some great and exciting presentations & talks, sharing insights from FutuREstorative, introducing the Living Building Challenge, launching more collaboratives in the UK and launching RESTORE, our European COST restorative sustainability research programme. And more… Jan … Continue reading

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“the future will require us to build better places”: Preston Tithebarn

Juxtapositoning of messages today: … that the Tithebarn project in Preston has got (yet another) go ahead: Preston’s £700m Tithebarn scheme has been given the go-ahead by a High Court judge. (LEP) … that a survey from the Guardian on … Continue reading

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zero carbon ‘floating’ development for Preston

Green, innovative and zero carbon project development on our doorstep in Preston, Lancs, ! The RIBA have recently awarded a zero carbon design as the visitor center at the new Brockholes Wetland and Woodland Nature Reserve in Preston, to regenerate … Continue reading

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