St Peter’s Square – Transforming Manchester’s Urban Realm 3 June 2015

  The Landscape Institute NW branch and the Urban Design Group | Street NW have joined forces to explore the major redevelopment of St Peter’s Square. The event will include an insightful presentation in the iconic One St Peter’s Square by: · Sonja Hlawna, Associate Landscape Architect from Latz and Partners who won the international competition to redesign the square · Kathryn Ruscoe-Wallace, Section Consents Manager from Transport for Greater Manchester who are delivering the Second City Crossing · Davy Carty, Development Manager … Read full story

Design Ideas Competition

Joseph Paxton was the designer of some of the earliest public parks in the world, in Birkenhead and Liverpool. As such, he is one of the most influential figures for the landscape profession today. As a way of celebrating his life and legacy, the Landscape Institute North West would like to invite design teams to conceive and envisage a public park for the 21st century. To register interest in the competition please email your team name and contact details to … Read full story