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RTPI West Midlands

We provide a range of services for our members in the West Midlands. As well as offering affordable seminars and events for professional development, we keep members up to date and provide local information through newsletters and arrange social, sporting and networking events. Read our 2016 Annual Review.

The regional magazine Tripwire, which provides news from the region, has been revamped in 2017.  Read the Spring 2017 issue here . This issue was produced by guest editor Hugh Lufton.  We are looking for more guest editors.  Please email if you are interested.

A date for your diary

  • Friday 7 July The Award Ceremony Dinner and Ball at The Macdonald Burlington Hotel, Birmingham. Book now.


Get involved

We welcome your views and opinions, and are always looking for new volunteers to assist in running events and helping in the region. Contact Sue Griffith-Jones to find out more.



  • Read the latest news from RTPI West Midlands

  • RTPI West Midlands 2017 season ticket programme

    Find out about CPD events in the West Midlands and save money with a multi-buy.

  • McCarthy & Stone win 2016 football tournament

    After a fiercely fought competition McCarthy & Stone won the RTPI WM 2016 5-a-side football tournament beating Birmingham City Council 3-1 in the final.

  • RTPI West Midlands 2017 Awards now open for entries.

    Make your nominations now !

Forthcoming events
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@RTPIWestMids : @RTPIWestMids congratulate Roisin Willmont @RTPICymru on being awarded OBE for services to planning in Queen's Birt… 19/06/2017 - 09:06

@RTPIWestMids : RTPI West Midlands congratulate member Luke Coffey on winning the RTPI National Young Planner of the Year award at… 19/06/2017 - 08:58

@RTPIWestMids : RT @KateHoughton35: 'If there's one thing Planners do have it's common sense' thank you Wayne Hemingway @HemingwayDesign ! #RTPIAwards 15/06/2017 - 09:11

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