July 2019

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Nostalgia provokes many feelings. Triggered by smells, tastes, sights and sounds, these moments take you back to a point in time when you felt optimistic for the future but can likewise leave you feeling melancholy for the past. It’s a powerful tool that has been used by designers, advertisers and...

May 2019

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Attention, architecture aficionados. The world’s biggest annual architecture festival is back this June with one of its most exciting (and challenging) themes to date. The London Festival of Architecture takes place across the capital from 1 – 30 June and this year’s theme explores Boundaries and how they are expressed...

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Yesterday’s story that Urban Splash is to bring more than 400 offsite houses to Cambridgeshire – covered in Building and elsewhere – needs closer attention. With the UK continuing to struggle to provide enough new homes, opinions are frequently put forward on the changes needed – from Green Belt reform...