September 30, 2015

Helping us manage water and heat in towns and cities: A vital role for Green Space

Water shortages and floods as well as heat build up are becoming more common; partly because of climate change that is resulting in more extreme weather patterns but also, because of the way we use and manage the land. As hedges, woodlands and natural wetlands have been removed the countryside has become far less absorbent.…

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August 17, 2014

Salford Quays scribbles

I am fortunate enough to be able to regularly visit Salford Quays and the new Media City and I have to say I have rather a soft spot for its architecture and its constant activity.  What is not to like?  What it lacks in Historic buildings, it makes up for in quirky shapes, angles and…

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