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Creating a prosperous, fairer future – planning’s role (Labour Party Conference)

How can planning deliver well planned places with homes, jobs, infrastructure and services for all?

Monday, 26 September 2016 at 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Albert Johnson Suite, Novotel Liverpool Centre, 40 Hanover St, Liverpool L1 4LN, UK
RTPI Public Affairs

The RTPI, supported by Planning Portal, will consider how planning can deliver well planned places with homes, jobs, infrastructure and services for all. There will be a panel discussion followed by a Q&A. Working buffet lunch from 12.30PM.


  • Helen Hayes, MP for Dulwich and West Norwood


  • Clive Betts, Select Committee for Communities and Local Government Chair, MP for Sheffield South East
  • Roberta Blackman-Woods, MP for City of Durham, Former Planning Minister
  • Alice Bennett,  Mayoral Lead for Heritage, Liverpool Councillor for Woolton,
  • Sarah Chilcott, Managing Director, Planning Portal
  • Stephen Wilkinson, Vice President, RTPI

Places are free (outside the security zone) but limited so secure your spot today.

RSVP: before Friday 23 September

More: Past party political conference events


The RTPI runs fringe events at the UK wide Labour and Conservative Party Conferences.

The fringe events offer the Institute an opportunity to maintain its high profile with politicians and stakeholders and discuss policy with politicians away from Westminister.

The events are part of the RTPI's ongoing engagement with policy-makers: we also run an extremely popular Parliamentary receptions, produce legislative briefings, and meet Ministers, MPs, MSPs, Peers, and civil servants on a regular basis.