Urban Design 143 - Summer 2017

Estate Regeneration


The Packington Estate, Islington Picture Tim Crocker



3 Designing the Underworld

3 Africa

4 The 2017 National Urban Design Awards

6 Urban Design Study Tours

8 Urban Design Library #22

9 My Favourite Plan: Peter Larkham



10 Designing Streets for Good Health: Now and in the Future, Richard Crappsley


Topic: Estate Regeneration

13 Introduction by Topic Editor Peter Frankum

14 Altered Estates, Andrew Beharrell

18 Housing Estates and the Role of Urban Design, Hilary Satchwell and Lizzie Cowan

21 Leathermarket, Southwark, Alanna Reid

24 People, Participation and Place, Marcus Adams

27 A Different Approach: Mons-en-Baroeul, Didier Joseph-Francois

30 Regenerating with Complete Streets, Yolande Barnes and Peter Frankum

33 Weavers Quarter, a New Neighbourhood in Barking, Gary Tidmarsh

36 Estate Regeneration: an Individual Art, Brendan Kilpatrick


Book reviews

40 Transit Street Design Guide, National Association of City Transportation Officials

40 The Servant Class: Urban Revitalization versus the Working Poor in San Diego, David J Karjanen

41 Travel Fast or Smart: A Manifesto for an Intelligent Transport Policy, David Metz

41 Performative Urbanism Generating and Designing Urban Space, Sophie Wolfrum and Nikolai Frhr. v. Brandis (Eds.)




49 Uncommon People, Joe Holyoak

This issue has been generously sponsored by Savills