Christmas Pub Quiz!

It’s the Landscape North West Annual Christmas Pub Quiz! Wednesday 7th December, 6.30pm for a 7pm start £6 per person (including buffet) Book your ticket HERE and email mail.northwest@landscapeinstitute.org to register your team (max 5 people per team). Thank you to Hardscape who have kindly sponsored this event!   … Read full story

MA Showcase and Practice Evening 2016

Wed Oct 5th, 5.30-9.00pm 4th floor, Benzie Building    Speakers: Kathryn Moore, President of IFLA and Merrick Denton Thompson, President of the Landscape Institute have agreed to deliver keynote speeches at the event. Location: The Benzie Building, Lower Cavendish Street, Manchester M15 6BR. The MA exhibition will be located on the third floor and Practice will exhibit on the fourth floor foyer space, adjacent to the lecture theatre. Practice exhibition: Boards will be made available for mounting work. Each practice … Read full story

Public realm led regeneration of Ancoats

This September STREET NW and the Landscape Institute NW are teaming up to bring you an evening exploring the public realm design and delivery strategy within the world’s first industrial suburb, Ancoats. You are invited to discover how the public realm became the catalyst for the regeneration of this special urban environment. The evening will kick off with a walking tour hosted by Civic Engineers and Camlins Landscape Architects. This will be followed by an overview of the wider regeneration … Read full story

Place-making and Prosperous Cities

Place-making and Prosperous Cities: The Essential role of trees and green infrastructure (GI) Thursday 22 September 9am – 12:30pm; Manchester City Football Academy, Press Conference Theatre, 400 Ashton New Road, Manchester M11 4TQ. This free seminar is for developers, landscape architects, planners, engineers and those working in the fields of social housing and regeneration. Spearheaded by Dr Kathleen Wolf from The University of Washington, a leading world authority on the economic and social benefits derived from GI, this event will … Read full story

LANDSCAPE: LED – PATHWAY TO CHARTERSHIP

Over two days the course will cover the fundamental principles of the professional landscape practice in the context of the Landscape Institute’s Pathway to Chartership.     The four tutors are practicing industry professionals whose experience of real project complexities, successes and easy to avoid pitfalls will form a key part of the presentations.     Both days will start at 0830 and run until 1730 (1700 on Friday) involving workshops, graphic led presentations and open forum discussions with tutors and Pathway … Read full story

MA Showcase + NW Practice Exhibition 2015

This annual event celebrates the work of graduating MA students as well as the range and diversity of the profession in the North West. This year the event includes an exhibition of shortlisted entries to the Paxton Parks Ideas Competition and the announcement of prizes. The Practice exhibition will follow the same theme, showing examples of professional work relating to parks and greenspace, reflecting the contribution made by the profession to this area. Tickets are free, includes buffet lunch and … Read full story