Outline planning permission for Hackney Wick Central masterplan

May 21, 2017

Outline planning permission has been granted for the Hackney Wick Central masterplan. The LLDC’s design team included Karakusuevic Carson Architects and Witherford Watson Mann Architects with Tibbalds advising on heritage matters. This is a major regeneration project located on the western fringes of the Olympic Park in Hackney, which developed during the late nineteenth century Read more »

Planning Application submitted for 1,083 homes and supporting community facilities at Grahame Park Estate, Barnet

April 28, 2017

Tibbalds, leading and coordinating a multi-disciplinary team, has submitted a Planning Application on behalf of Genesis Housing Association for redevelopment at the Grahame Park Estate, within the London Borough of Barnet.  The new development seeks to create a neighbourhood that is no longer an isolated ‘estate’ but a high quality environment that is integrated into Read more »

Outline Planning Application Submitted for new 3,200 home community at Manydown, Basingstoke

March 9, 2017

Leading and coordinating a multi-disciplinary team, Tibbalds has submitted an Outline Planning Application on behalf of Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council and Hampshire County Council for the first phase of a new community at Manydown in Basingstoke. The application includes more than 3,000 homes and follows significant engagement with local residents and stakeholders. Proposals include Read more »

Planning application at Tower Court, Hackney, approved

February 23, 2017

An application submitted by Tibbalds, at Tower Court, Hackney for upto 135 residential units and community facilities has been approved at Committee by London Borough of Hackney Council. The site is owned by Hackney Council and until recently was occupied by a 1950s built housing estate. The estate was vacated by 2013, and the buildings Read more »

Detailed Planning Application gains approval at the Nightingale Estate, Hackney

January 13, 2017

A detailed planning application submitted to the London Borough of Hackney for redevelopment at the Nightingale Estate, Hackney, has been approved at Planning Sub-Committee. Tibbalds provided planning advice as part of a team led by Karakusevic Carson Architects. The approved development involves the demolition of existing buildings and structures in and around Olympus Square and Read more »

1,000 home masterplan and Design Code, Crowthorne

January 5, 2017

Tibbalds are very excited to be working with Legal & General Homes (Communities). We have been appointed to take forward the masterplanning of a 1,000 home development, located at a Former Transport Research Lab in Crowthorne, near Bracknell. We are currently refining the existing masterplan and preparing a Design Code. The sites’ history is a Read more »

Affordable homes approved at Stag Lane, Wandsworth

December 22, 2016

Planning permission has been granted for affordable homes on the Putney Vale Estate, on the site of a former community centre at Stag Lane, Wandsworth. The approval includes for demolition of existing vacant community centre and construction of flats with ancillary staff unit and communal living spaces, reduction in size of adjacent Multi-use Games Area Read more »

Busting the millennial myth – the power of purpose

November 11, 2016

The findings of an inquiry into the millennial generation’s attitude towards working in employee-owned businesses and how they can prosper in millennial’s hands was launched today. Lizzie Cowan and Darren Smith of Tibbalds, spoke at the launch event on how the findings of the report translate into day-to-day life at an employee-owned company such as Read more »

Opinion piece on the Neighbourhood Planning Bill

November 8, 2016

The Neighbourhood Planning Bill should boost council and developer engagement in plan-making, says Jon Herbert, Associate Director at Tibbalds. Jon talks to Planning Resource and provides a policy briefing about what Neighbourhood Plan changes mean for councils and communities. The full article has been published online, where it can be viewed by those with a Read more »

We have opportunities for Senior Development Planners

November 3, 2016

Are you passionate about places? Do you want to develop your career at a specialist consultancy with a reputation for innovative development planning and promoting good design? Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design is expanding, and we have an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and creative-minded development planner to join us. We are looking for a Read more »

Take part in our Gingerbread City exhibition!

October 19, 2016

Masterplanned and sponsored by Tibbalds, the Museum of Architecture will be launching the inaugural ‘Gingerbread City’ – ​an exhibition and series of workshops designed to: encourage the public to engage with architecture in a fun and creative way; challenge architects to participate in designing, baking and building a number of different gingerbread buildings; and raise Read more »

The Scene, Walthamstow – A review

October 14, 2016

Julia Beyer and Christian Lapper, Urban Designer and Urban Planner at Tibbalds review a new mixed use complex in east London. The Scene in Walthamstow successfully ignites the area’s evening economy, with a cinema below ground, restaurants and leisure at street level and housing above, find Julia Beyer and Christian Lapper. The full article had Read more »

Jon Herbert to speak at Urban Design London

October 12, 2016

Jon Herbert will be speaking at Urban Design London on 20 November as part of their ‘Getting Homes Built’ series.  The session will explore how best to work with communities.  Jon will highlight his experience of working on neighbourhood plans in the capital, the hurdles and challenges faced, and how we might work together to Read more »

We are looking for talented Urban Designers and Senior Urban Designers

September 27, 2016

Are you passionate about design? Do you want to extend your design experience of masterplans, regeneration and design advice/ management?  Do you want to create great places? We are expanding our team and have an immediate vacancy for an urban designer to join our award winning, multi-disciplinary team of urban designers, architects and planners. We Read more »

Application submitted for the Nightingale Estate, Hackney

August 1, 2016

A detailed planning application has been submitted by Tibbalds to the London Borough of Hackney, on behalf of the LBH Estate Regeneration Team. The application has been put together by a team led by Karakusevic Carson Architects. The proposals form part of Hackney’s wider estate regeneration programme, which will see nearly 3,000 new homes replacing Read more »

We are hiring!

July 20, 2016

Are you passionate about places?  Do you want to develop your career at a specialist consultancy with a reputation for innovative development planning and promoting good design? Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design is expanding, and we have an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and creative-minded development planner to join us. We are looking for a Read more »

Design Codes as a tool for delivery

June 14, 2016

Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design has recently been appointed by the HCA to develop Design Codes for Phase 2 of the Northstowe development near Cambridge. The Design Code will build on information contained in the outline application and deliver a comprehensive guide that will determine the aesthetic of the second phase of development, including street Read more »

Transport for London reveals full list of winners for its new Multidisciplinary Consultants Framework

June 10, 2016

Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design has been appointed by Transport for London to its new Multidisciplinary Consultants Framework. The new category management-based framework, which replaces the current 90001 Consultants Framework, is intended to provide a wider range of services and “better value for money”, according to Transport for London. The framework originally went out to Read more »

Planning for housing – time for ‘smarter’ SHMAs

June 9, 2016

“We need a more dynamic approach to the process of planning for housing, with more regular monitoring and review, and Strategic Housing Market Assessments (SHMAs) that, among other things, take a more meaningful approach to affordability” say Jon Herbert Associate Director at Tibbalds and Richard Turkington, Director of Housing Vision. The full article as published Read more »

Tibbalds CampbellReith to help Lambeth build more and better homes

May 12, 2016

The Tibbalds CampbellReith JV has been appointed by Lambeth to undertake three significant estate regeneration projects following a selection process that included local exhibitions and resident representatives as part of the interview process. The projects – at Knights Walk, the Westbury Estate and South Lambeth Estate – will provide 790 mixed tenure homes in total, Read more »

Six Tibbalds assisted schemes shortlisted for Housing Design Awards

May 6, 2016

Tibbalds is delighted that six of the schemes shortlisted for this years Housing Design Awards are schemes where we provided development planning advice The shortlisted projects include: Fenwick Estate, London SW9: Provision of affordable homes, a community centre and associated landscaping. For Transport for London / London Borough of Lambeth, with Karakusevic Carson Architects. Kipling Read more »