LLDC visits Manchester: a view from the North

This post is from sister organisation Future of Greater Manchester (hence introducing LLDC in some detail). If you’d like to have a hosted field trip like this, get in touch! Future of Greater Manchester’s first intercity exchange hosted 37 people – and a dog! – from London Legacy Development Corporation, … Read more

Meet the new recruits improving diversity in the urban sector

The Emerging Talent Programme is now in its third year. Find out why career-starters from ethnic minority backgrounds value the work placement opportunities and peer support. We welcomed the new recruits to our Emerging Talent Programme, who met each other for the first time this week at their induction day. … Read more

Reimagining a Brixton community centre with help from LB Lambeth

Find out how Lambeth Council hired a group of Black-led design practices to reimagine a valued community centre in Brixton as part of its regeneration plans, and why dominoes were key to the project. LB Lambeth has invested £1.4 million to renovate the Brixton Sports and Social Club on Coldharbour … Read more

Future leaders pitch ideas for making the most of urban assets

From burial sites to net zero, and golf courses to shared outdoor spaces, our Future London Leaders (FLL35) delivered fresh ideas for making the most of our existing urban assets. Leadership programme candidates presented their ideas to an audience of colleagues, mentors, alumni, course contributors, and friends of Future of … Read more

What could urban rewilding mean for local authorities?

There’s a lot of talk about rewilding our cities, but what does ‘letting nature go’ mean for a local authority? Ahead of our “Natural Renewal” event, this latest member Spotlight focuses on ecological design in LB Enfield. This summer, the first baby beaver was born in London in 400 years. … Read more