Tag: cities

Could the Sanctuary Cities movement take off in the UK? (CityMetric)

Nowhere could an anti-immigration campaign seem to so utterly lack logic than in America. After all, the country’s white population are immigrants themselves, building a society through plunder and…

How busy parents can overcome transport challenges (InMotion)

Ask any parent about the transport challenges they face when getting around with their children, and the response is pretty much always the same. It’s stressful, particularly when…

Will 2017 be the year of personalised travel? (InMotion)

Innovators are beginning to understand that personalised travel – delivering extremely focused mobility solutions – is the way forward when it comes to future transport, and that providing…

Why the counterculture matters to placemaking – Wally Hope and the free festivals (Interurban Lines)

With all the recent talk about the state of political resistance, it’s easy to forget alternative narrative of resistance – how the counterculture and alternative culture informs and…

Why is nightlife framed as a social problem in the UK? (Interurban Lines)

As is usual over the holiday period and New Year, new documents sealed as official secrets hit the headlines. This year, we got more information about the Thatcher…

Is not-London the new London (CityMetric)

The novelist AL Kennedy recently said that “being out of London is the new being in London”. Ironically we were both moving to the same place for largely the same…