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  • 22 December 2014

    RTPI's centenary report praises planning innovation

    Planning chiefs celebrate innovation in their centenary year, but warn that further cost cutting could jeopardise economic growth, major housing and infrastructure development.
  • 17 December 2014

    New Homes Bonus evaluated

    The Department for Communities and Local Government announced on the 16th December that there will be £1.2 billion of provisional New Homes Bonus funding for local authorities i...
  • 16 December 2014

    RTPI responds to Communities and Local Government Committee report

    The Committee has placed great emphasis on the need for resources to be restored to local planning authorities and in particular to plan making. We also back the MPs demands fo...
  • 03 December 2014

    RTPI Cymru celebrates outstanding planning

    Six projects were shortlisted for the RTPI Wales Planning Awards and they included physical schemes, aids and guides to good practice and community consultation. The projects sp...
  • 03 December 2014

    RTPI responds to Autumn Statement

    The Chancellor made a series of announcements today covering the economy, jobs and growth. Emphasis this year was on providing extra money for the health service, flood defences...
  • 25 November 2014

    RTPI Awards for Planning Excellence 2015 - open for entry

    Entries for the thirteen projects, plans and people categories for the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) Awards for Planning Excellence are now open. The premier awards for...
  • 25 November 2014

    The 100 greatest ever planning documents?

    Kelvin MacDonald, former RTPI Director of Policy and Practice, selects 100 of the greatest planning documents, as part of the RTPI's Centenary celebrations.
  • 19 November 2014

    Tony Travers delivers sold out annual lecture

    Professor Tony Travers, from the London School of Economics (LSE) delivered this year's RTPI Nathaniel Lecture on Future trends in city and county governance to a packed audienc...
  • 14 November 2014

    RTPI Guardian Letter

    After 100 years planning remains a hot topic and a cool discipline (‘For the sake of our cities, it's time to make town planning cool again’ 11 November). Tom Campbell correc...
  • 13 November 2014

    Centenary survey reveals public want more say over how their communities develop

    A poll commissioned to mark the centenary of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI), the professional body representing 23,000 planners working in the public, private, charit...