Could you be our next leader?

As the TCPA begins the search for a new chief executive, our chair Mary Parsons invites applications from those who can help the TCPA carry forward its timeless vision.Read more

Evolution or revolution? Has the government caught up on current practice since the 2016 Childhood Obesity Plan?

TCPA projects and policy manager Michael Chang gives his thoughts on the government's Childhood Obesity Plan.Read more

Locally led New Towns Act guidance must set high standards

If the locally led New Town Development Corporations are to be successful, then the supporting guidance must meet key tests for people, quality, stewardship and finance, all within a national policy framework enabling authorities to deliverRead more

The key ingredients to creating successful new communities

TCPA Chief Executive Kate Henderson introduces a report on lessons learnt from a decade of new communities in Britain.Read more

The mystery of the vanishing Garden City Principles

The TCPA's Director of Policy, Hugh Ellis, writes about the omission of principles around Garden Cities in the NPPF draft update.Read more

The NPPF will fail again unless it can pass these eight tests

Our Head of Policy, Hugh Ellis, talks about what's needed in the revised National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF).Read more

TCPA calls for stronger placemaking requirements in New Towns Act

Read TCPA's response to the current New Towns Act consultationRead more