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Sustainable Communities & Social Inclusion Seminar

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 at 10:00AM - 4:30PM
Jurys Inn, Cheltenham
RTPI South West

How can we plan for new communities? This conference will focus on the integration of new residents into existing communities as well as exploring the relationship between the gypsy and traveller community and the settled community.

Topics and Speakers include:

Urban extensions and community integration
Speaker TBC, Swindon Borough Council

Masterplanning a new village for all
Amy Burbridge, Design Action Manager at North Northamptonshire
Joint Planning & Delivery Unit

Life as a Romani Gypsy
Lizzie Isaacs

Negotiating solutions – An alternative to enforcement for traveller sites
Julie Coleman, Rural Media and the Project manager for Travellers’ Times. Actual speaker TBC

Planning with the Travelling Community – A case for engagement
Tristan Peat, Forward Planning Team Leader at Mid Devon District Council
Hannah Cameron – Mid Devon District Council
Celia Hadow at Teignbridge DC

The Revised NPPF and equality in the planning process
Hugh Ellis, Head of Policy at  Town & Country Planning Association

Social sustainability: the value of communities in planning
Laura Alvarez, Urban Design Group East Midlands


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Exhibitor Opportunities
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0207 929 8190

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Non Member £110 + VAT: £22.00
Retired Member £41 + VAT: £8.20 To book Log In.
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