Urban Design 31 – June 1989

A vision for London
Foreword 2
Introduction 2
by Kathy Stansfield
A Vision of Chaos
by Bob Jarvis
The Journey to Docklands 4
by Barry Shaw
A Review of the Past 7
by Ted Hollamby
The County of London Vision 11
by Arthur Ling
The First Real Move to a Planning of London 17
by Hermione Hobhouse
The Urban Imagination of the Attlee Years 22
by John Gold
A Review of the Present 26
by Geoff Holland
The City of London World Financial Centre 30
by Peter Wynne Rees
Planning Prospects 32
by Robin Clement
Design Prospects 35
by Nigel Coates
Workshop on Aesthetics 37
Summarised by Lawrence Revill
Contributions by Richard MacCormac and Peter Low
Workshop on Employment 37
Summarised by Ian Bentley
Contributions by Sidney Sporle and John Worthington
Workshop on Development 38
Summarised by Arnold Linden
Contribution by David Gosling
An Overview 40
by Francis Tibbalds
Post Script 45
1988 Kevin Lynch Memorial Lecture given by
Sir Roy Strong. Reviewed by Peter Luck
List of Delegates
David Lock gave a much appreciated after dinner
speech at the Conference Dinner held at the
Architectural Association on the Monday Evening
but unfortunately this was not recorded.
Terry Farrell's description of the schemes put forward for a
National Centre of Urban Design are included as an insert
Cover - Wren's Plan for the rebuilding of London and perspective of
Lavender Dock East by MacCormac Jamieson Prichard and Wright
EDITOR John Billingham
LAYOUT Grahame Edwards & John Billingham
PRINTING Polytechnic