Blog: The State of the Union: Reuniting Health with Planning

Project's assistant Catriona MacRae recounts the parliamentary launcch of the TCPA's State of the Union report on 'Reuniting Health with Planning".Read more

Lifting the curtain on PDR

Projects and policy manager Henry Smith explains the hidden costs of permitted development rights.Read more

Will the new policy framework deliver homes for those in the greatest need?

Will recent government policy have a significant impact on the delivery of genuinely affordable homes?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