Boom in design review prompts new guidance

November 5, 2009,AEDT

The number of design review panels has more than doubled in the last five years, so that now almost every local authority has access to high quality independent design advice. Over 80 panels are up and running across England. New guidance has been launched, Design review: principles and practice, to | Read More

New Chair of CABE appointed

August 19, 2009,AEDT

Paul Finch has been appointed as the new chair of CABE and will take over from Sir John Sorrell this December. Paul is Programme director of the World Architecture Festival, and editor emeritus of Architectural Review and Architects’ Journal. He has chaired CABE’s London 2012 design review panel since 2006. | Read More

Design competition for eco-towns mothballed – Building Design

July 27, 2009,AEDT

Will Hurst, David Rogers  of Building Design report It will happen, says government; Cabe to beef up review panel in meantime A competition promised by the government to help find the best designs for its flagship eco-towns initiative has been mothballed. read the full article at Building Design – Design | Read More