Monthly Archives: September 2014

“More planning is needed not less” – Professor Sir Peter Hall (1932 – 2014)

Whilst on holiday a few weeks ago I heard the sad news that Professor Sir Peter Hall had died. The world of town planning, transport, economic development and urban policy is a poorer place as a result. There have been … Continue reading

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In Praise of Leeds Independent Businesses

There is an exciting and positive new dynamic in the Leeds economy. Numerous small independent businesses are being started and are growing rapidly. These firms don’t fall into neat traditional economic classifications, but instead share common features and values. They … Continue reading

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