Places Matter! Urban Design seminars

Organiser: Places Matter!
Location: Birkenhead Park Pavilion, Park Drive, Birkenhead
Phone: 0151 703 0135

Places Matter! in partnership with the Urban Design Group is hosting a series of one day workshops for people from local authorities, public and private sector and relevant interest groups seeking to explore the core elements of urban design and its application in a variety of settings. A combination of presentations and practical exercises each workshop day will deliver the following:

  • An introduction to urban design issues
  • The application of urban design practice in a variety of settings
  • An understanding of design quality, and
  • How to influence the delivery of appropriate quality through the design process

The series will cover:

  • Neighbourhood Planning
  • Direct Democracy
  • Urban Design and Public health

This is one of a series of workshops taking place across the North West. For details of the dates and locations of alternative workshops please see below:

22 March, Windermere, Cumbria

28 March, Lytham St Annes, Lancashire

29 March, Manchester

The Birkenhead seminar runs from 9.30am until 4.15pm.