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RTPI Blog

  • Inclusive planning: a new British Standard
    Inclusive planning: a new British Standard 09 February 2018 Author: Julie Fleck

    A new British Standard has been published to help planners create an inclusive environment for everyone – this is not just a moral or social issue but a statutory duty. More »

  • A life in a year: 2017 President looks back at his term
    A life in a year: 2017 President looks back at his term 05 February 2018 Author: Stephen Wilkinson

    Immediate past President Stephen Wilkinson talks about Brexit, the housing crisis, a diversifying profession and his year witnessing positive planning in action around the UK. More »

  • 25,000 planners can’t be wrong
    25,000 planners can’t be wrong 31 January 2018 Author: John Acres

    John Acres, newly inaugurated RTPI President, kickstarts an exciting year with membership at a new high and the first of a series of President Post to share his passion for planning. More »

  • 18 ways to get ahead in 2018
    18 ways to get ahead in 2018 23 January 2018 Author: Josh Rule

    From getting involved with apprenticeships to volunteering, we have all the ideas to help you make 2018 a productive year. More »

  • A local plan that supports growth and looks beyond numbers
    A local plan that supports growth and looks beyond numbers 16 January 2018 Author: Uyen-Phan Han

    Birmingham City Council shares its experience in meeting growth in its local plan by focussing not just on numbers. More »

  • Creating the Wales we want
    Creating the Wales we want 09 January 2018 Author: Roisin Willmott

    Wales's Well-Being for Future Generations Act puts sustainable development on an irrevocable course, says Roisin Willmott. More »