Our Design in the new London Plan report sets out evidence gathered from across the design community through a series of debates and consultative events discussing what the new London Plan should say about design.
We aim to help practitioners create and maintain well-designed, good quality places. We do this by offering training, advice, networking events, design surgeries and online resource.
UDL is supported by Transport for London and we work very closely with these organisations, helping to ensure our training and networking services reflect the most up to date policies, research, best practice examples and funding criteria.
We have been effective in playing a significant role in increasing skills and directly improving the quality of places. We are not a commercial training provider and work hard to ensure all income we receive is used to support our members.
An exciting topical event about housing people throughout their lives, acknowledging how we must accommodate growth, use land intelligently and making sure London works for all Londoners.
Here are some videos from the very interesting shared space/deregulated space/ civilised junction – what ever you want to call it in Hackney near Old Street. Taken on 3rd June 2015. The scheme, designed and delivered by LB Hackney has bedded down now. We watched cars, taxis, big lorries, cyclists, pedestrians even a dog move […]
Councillors are invited to join us on the 20th October when we will discussing how to promote and achieve good design in your borough.
The best plans draw on the ideas and experiences of many different people; which is why, together with the GLA, we are hosting a special event for designers to discuss what the next London Plan should say about design.