What is Shaping Future Places?
A campaign inspired by the principles behind Bournville – a place we know very well.
A gathering of like minds that asked how the 1901 Garden Cities Association Conference is relevant today.
Little Book of Provocations
Our first output from our Shaping Future Places Symposium.
10 Essays to Shape Future Places
Learning from the past, building for the future.
A commitment to help shape better places.
Your ideas and actions. Our role isn’t to just influence but also be influenced by a much bigger debate.
Who’s joined us?
See who’s been inspired to get involved.
Bournville Village Trust
General Manager Engagement
Buckinghamshire Thames Valley LEP
Build to Rent Fund Director
Ebbsfleet Garden City, Healthy New Town Programme
Director of Planning and Communication
Urban & Civic
Garden City Expert, Regional Director
It’s a collaboration
Together we can create places which thrive long into the future.
We want to bring people together who identify with this vision:
Future places should be shaped with and by their communities, with support in place to help them succeed.
Future places should be shaped by joined-up thinking on the social, economic and technological issues they face.
Future places should be shaped by joined-up doing from people across different disciplines, sectors and areas of expertise.
Future places should be shaped by a shared long-term vision.
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We pledge to Shape Future Places by:
- Bringing people together
- Facilitating conversation
- Inspiring joined-up thinking
- Enabling joined-up doing
- Forming new ways of working across our teams, sectors and disciplines
How we’re doing it
Collaboratively. Together we want to:
- Create a programme of events
- Share a digital space to exchange thoughts and actions
- Resource physical spaces/events to shape future places