MHCLG appoints Tibbalds and Design Council for visual design guide

August 8, 2019

Tibbalds and the Design Council have been appointed to develop a visual design guide by the Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG). The guide will form part of the revised Design Planning Practice Guidance (PPG) that is currently being produced to support the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF). The visual design guide will be an easy to use tool that local planning Read more »

Planning consent granted for sensitive Hornsey Road site in Islington

Following a minded to grant decision at planning committee in October 2018, 179 Hornsey Road was officially granted planning consent on 18th July 2019. The application was prepared and submitted by Tibbalds on behalf of Volunteering Matters – a charitable organisation providing opportunities for residents across the UK to participate and engage with their local Read more »

Tibbalds secures Wandsworth infill regeneration approval

July 30, 2019

Wandsworth Council, advised by Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design, has been given the go ahead for an infill development scheme creating 41 more homes for the borough’s Kersfield Estate. The new plans will see a mix of one, two and three bed apartments replacing garage buildings, poor quality areas of open space and an electricity Read more »

Jane Dann has written a chapter in the recently published book ‘Public Space Design and Social Cohesion: An International Comparison’

July 26, 2019

Jane’s chapter ‘A Placemaking Approach to Estate Regeneration Projects: A Practitioner’s Perspective’ considers: the purposes of Estate Regeneration Projects; the relationship between Estate Regeneration and Social Cohesion; and Our Placemaking Approach to Estate Regeneration, which includes a comparison between two case study examples – a current project and one that was completed nearly 20 years Read more »

Awards success for three projects where Tibbalds led the planning process

July 15, 2019

Three projects have recently won awards where Tibbalds has led the planning process: Marian Court, Homerton by Adam Khan Architects / muf architecture: Housing Design Awards – Winner. Tibbalds was appointed as planning consultants to help put together and guide a detailed planning application in relation to the regeneration of phases 3 and 4 of Read more »

Tibbalds appointed for Salisbury regeneration

June 25, 2019

Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design, together with SQW and Civic Engineers, has been appointed by Wiltshire Council to create a Central Area Framework for central Salisbury following the nerve agent attacks in 2018. The Salisbury Central Area Framework will focus on raising the city’s profile as an investment opportunity and guide the future development. It Read more »

Final phase to be developed at Lightmoor

June 18, 2019

Homes England and Bournville Village Trust have appointed developer Jessup Brothers to deliver the final phase of 300 homes and a new park at Lightmoor Village, Telford. Tibbalds have been involved in Lightmoor Village for many years, seeing it through from an initial feasibility study to implementation and occupation. Lightmoor Village is a joint venture Read more »

Three projects shortlisted for The Planning Awards 2019

March 26, 2019

Tibbalds has led the Planning Process for three projects shortlisted across three categories for The Planning Awards 2019. Marklake Court is shortlisted in the ‘Planning for Affordable Housing’ category; The Britannia Project is shortlisted in the ‘Planning Permission of the Year’ category; and Camley Street Neighbourhood Development Plan is shortlisted in the ‘Neighbourhood Planning’ category. Read more »

Tibbalds involved in six shortlisted projects for RIBA Awards 2019

March 22, 2019

Congratulations to all those involved in the buildings shortlisted for the RIBA London and RIBA South East Awards 2019! Tibbalds are delighted to have contributed to the success of six of the shortlisted contenders: 2019 RIBA London Awards: Brentford Lock West Phase 2 by Mæ Architects Regents Park Estate Infill by Mæ Architects The Colville Read more »

Three projects led by Tibbalds announced as RTPI Awards finalists

February 4, 2019

Tibbalds is delighted to have worked on three schemes announced as finalists in the RTPI’s Awards for Planning Excellence 2019. The shortlisted projects include: East Dulwich Hospital Redevelopment, in the Excellence in Planning for Health and Wellbeing category – Planning and redevelopment of the East Dulwich Hospital site to create a new secondary school – Read more »

Success at the London Planning Awards 2019

February 1, 2019

Tibbalds is delighted to announce that we have won an award for ‘Borough led Projects’ and have been commended for ‘The Mayor’s Award for Sustainable and Environmental Planning’ at the London Planning Awards 2019, which took place at the National Gallery last night. Tibbalds provided Planning Consultancy services for both of these projects.   Colville Read more »

Tibbalds is looking for an intern to join us this summer

January 3, 2019

Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design is a multi-disciplinary practice of architects, town planners and urban designers based near London Bridge.  We are looking for undergraduates or recent graduates from planning or urban design related degrees to join our team for a six week paid internship role in summer 2019. We are looking for someone who: Read more »

Making people-friendly places: The Conversation

December 20, 2018

Together with the Urban Design Group and other organisations, Tibbalds have launched a campaign to put people at the heart of urban design, planning and engineering: ‘Making People-friendly places’ – The Conversation . The Conversation is a year long series of events to mark 25 years after Francis Tibbalds published his seminal book ‘Making People-Friendly Towns’, Read more »

Gingerbread City now open to visit at the V&A

December 7, 2018

Hosted by the Museum of Architecture and masterplanned by Tibbalds, The Gingerbread City at the V&A brings together the gingerbread creations of architects, designers, urban planners, engineers, and landscape designers with the aim of connecting the public with architecture in a festive exhibition. This year’s theme is ‘Future City’ seeking to create a city that Read more »

Tibbalds involved in four projects shortlisted for London Planning Awards 2019

November 30, 2018

Tibbalds is delighted to have worked on four schemes shortlisted for this year’s London Planning Awards 2019. The shortlisted projects include: King’s Crescent Estate, nominated for the Best New Place to Live award and for The Borough-led Projects Award – Tibbalds worked with Karakusevic Carson Architects to submit a ‘hybrid’ planning application for the regeneration Read more »

Gingerbread City 2018

November 27, 2018

“Roll up, roll up – your dough and your sleeves – the most magically edible city is coming back to town! This December, the Museum of Architecture will present Gingerbread City 2018, the most scrumptious and sweet city you can imagine!” Now in its third year, Gingerbread City is an annual celebration of place, intended Read more »

Go ahead for major Hackney redevelopment

November 13, 2018

New sports centre, school and homes project given green light   The London Borough of Hackney, advised by Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design, has been given the go ahead to develop a new leisure centre, secondary school and new homes on the site of the Britannia Leisure Centre near Shoreditch Park in London, N1. The Read more »

The Tibbalds Blog: August / September summary

October 15, 2018

Our blog regularly features thoughts and viewpoints from our team. In August / September, you may have missed:   Matt Shillito, Director at Tibbalds, explores some of the ramifications of the final version of the new NPPF.   In July we welcomed our first paid intern, Kieran Easton, as part of a new annual programme Read more »

We’re hiring Senior Urban Designers!

August 30, 2018

Are you interested in creating great places?  Do you want to extend your design experience of large-scale masterplans and regeneration projects? We’re expanding our team and have rewarding opportunities for urban designers to join our multi-disciplinary team.  Tibbalds is based in London Bridge.  We’re motivated by delivering high quality, meaningful design and successful place-making.  We’re Read more »

New promotions boost Tibbalds’ leadership team

August 7, 2018

Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design has announced three promotions, bringing two new Directors onto its board and further strengthening its management team. Katja Stille has been promoted to Director. She has been with the practice for 15 years, specialising in large scale masterplanning and urban design. During the time she has become a trusted advisor to her clients and leads the firm’s work on Homes Read more »

The Tibbalds Blog: June / July summary

August 1, 2018

Our blog regularly features thoughts and viewpoints from our team. In June / July, you may have missed:   Hilary Satchwell a Tibbalds board director and EOT director reflects on taking part in the Ownership Effect Inquiry, with the results and report – The Ownership Dividend – published by the Employee Ownership Association (the EOA). Read more »