Our RTPI Centenary activities
Thank you to all members in the Yorkshire Region who supported our special Centenary events and activities.
Yorkshire's Planning Achievements - low cost Centenary Seminars
Our Yorkshire Practice Seminars in 2014 looked at the Region's greatest planning achievements and most includes study visits. All tickets were priced at just £5.
Read the reports from the Seminars
Yorkshire Conference Series
All our conferences in the 2014 Series had a futures element.
Learning from experience
Read the interviews with our longest serving members and some of our younger members.
Volunteering with the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
Members had the opportunity to volunteer to help the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust with their woodland planting and other environmental improvements task days during our Centenary year. RTPI member Alyson Linnegar spent a day as a volunteer with YWT: read her report
Download the YWT newsletter to find the volunteer days for October - December
Our canape and wine Centenary Reception was held on Wednesday 9th July 2014 at the National Railway Museum in York and was attended by both the RTPI President, Cath Ranson, and RTPI Chief Executive, Trudi Elliott. Photos from the Reception
Headline Sponsor: Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust
Also sponsored by Savills (L&P) Ltd
Sir Terry Farrell CBE delivered our Centenary Lecture: Creating Places, to 200 delegates at the Rose Bowl in Leeds on Thursday 15 May 2014. More photos. Read the report of the Lecture
Sponsored by DWF LLP
Our Centenary quiz on Thursday 3 April at the Bierkeller in Leeds had 100 participants and was sold out. It was won by a team led by Jonathan Brown.
Sponsored by Turley
5-a-side Football Tournament
Held on 13th September 2014 in Leeds.
The winning team was Harron Homes.
The tournament was kindly sponsored by GVA.
Future Planners Programme
The Region is participating in this on-going project, launched in the Centenary year. Find out more
Find out what happened in the other regions and nationally as we celebrated the RTPI Centenary in 2014.