Spotlight: Women East

Our latest Spotlight is a guest post from Poplar HARCA’s Nicola Rushton. Inspired by the suffragette centenary, Nicola started Women East in Stroudley Walk, Bow, where Sylvia Pankhurst gave her first speech on the back of a cart. November 2018 marked the centenary of female suffrage, 100 years since the … Read more

You had me at hello

It’s not just what you say in a presentation that matters; how you say it is just as important. FoL’s Speaker Showcase is a great way for participants to learn how to get their message across, how to win over an audience, and, perhaps most importantly, how to do this with confidence

Valuing Urban Waterways roundtable

waterways roundtable participants

Built environment practitioners recognise that urban waterways are valuable for wellbeing, local economies, ecology, transport and more. FoL’s roundtable asked what’s missing from current valuation processes and how to embed a more rounded concept of value in waterways-related projects.