Spotlights

Our Spotlights draw attention to new or innovative initiatives from Future of London members on issues such as diversity, health, planning, community engagement, and more. Spotlights offer insight into different ways of working as well as lessons for other organisations.

If you’re a Future of London member with an interesting project to share, get in touch with Amanda Robinson. See our recent Spotlights below for inspiration.

Solving Severance: Start with the people affected

Finding effective ways to address how roads, railways, and other infrastructure slice through communities first requires analysis of where and how those barriers actually affect people’s lives. Integrated Urban Analysis and User-Focused Design are two ways of understanding impacts.

A Tale of Two Wembleys

This Placemaking Collective visit to the rapidly changing Wembley area started to answer some of the questions about Wembley & the Olympic Way raised in FoL’s 2015 ‘Communities in Transition’ field trip. Find out more about Brent and Quintain’s ambitions…

New Ground homes and communal garden

Spotlight: older women’s housing

In our latest spotlight we look at two examples of housing for older women in Barnet, a co-housing scheme and traditional alms houses.

You can read older spotlights here.