URBAN DESIGN Journal Issue

URBAN DESIGN 69 Winter 1999


Cover - Aerial view of London

Inside Front Cover - Urban Design Alliance News


News & Events

Leader 4

The Connected City

Urban Design Makes Better Cities 5

Zero Friction Society 6

UDAL Seminar: New Priorities for Urban Design? 

UDAL/UDG Think Tank: The City in 2028 7

The Richness of Cities

Living in the City 8

24-Hour City: Fact or Fiction? 9

Urban Design Tools, Methods and Processes

Regeneration of the Barbican Area, Plymouth 10



udg@barcelona 11 Alan Stones

Design and the Local Politician Jeremy Fraser


Topic: London at the Millennium 14

A Politician's View: Nicky Gavron Interviewed 15

English Heritage and the Public Realm Eddie Booth 16

Urban Design in London: The Year 2000 Giles Dolphin 19

Deconstructing the City: London Docklands Brian Edwards 22

A (Personal) View from City Hall Graham King 25

Reconnecting the East Andrew Gregory 28

Saving Midtown Tony Tugnutt 30

The London Strategic Walkway Anthony Meats 33

The London Streetscape Manual Colin Davis 36

Case Study Adjusting Borough High Street 39


Book Reviews 42

Reviews by John Billingham, Peter Eley, Sebastian Loew and Marion Roberts

Practice and Education Index 44

Endpiece 47

Return to Subtopia Bob Jarvis