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Social enterprise & research: co-creating popular, beautiful #gentledensity not complex multi-storey buildings or drive-to cul-de-sacs. @CreaSFoundation

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#CleanAirCities App tip 3 😡: We created the App because we were fed up with @DefraGovUK reporting 'LOW'… https://t.co/3Iy7zgwXpm
Retweeted by createstreetsLocal Government against the people, against the environment & against the place. Doncaster Council should be ash… https://t.co/3MYJLjolLo
Retweeted by createstreetsOne medieval writer said of Gothic vaulting, “it is not art but nature” In Gloucester Cathedral cloisters you can… https://t.co/jnEYhVVPOp
Retweeted by createstreets @CPalaceCLT Hard to comment confidently without knowing context. Lots for new build but not yet for infill in UK. I… https://t.co/7e9z3qnRGWWould you look at that... residential property prices that are stable, despite low interest rates 🤔 Perhaps buildi… https://t.co/OUF1JFB9sl
Retweeted by createstreetsAre you a Place Champion? New blog on our website from @createstreets Foundation on funding and support for… https://t.co/dkQ4M8pP5j
Retweeted by createstreetsCreate corners with confidence. This is new. https://t.co/SY2lz9LZLN
Retweeted by createstreetsThis week, @StrongTowns is focusing on educating others on why parking minimums lead to wasted space in our communi… https://t.co/FaDnHVEfGj
Retweeted by createstreetsAlmost certain the city's engineer does not live on this street. Nor the mayor. https://t.co/pJUdUGRiht
Retweeted by createstreetsJust a quick reminder that someone has asked @HistoricEngland to block 50 new homes for the homeless by listing thi… https://t.co/f4izE1d8wh
Retweeted by createstreets34 new @CamdenCouncil council homes almost ready for families to move into on Agar Grove Estate, Camden. Thanks to… https://t.co/H4gO7uyZud
Retweeted by createstreetsSt Michael and All Angels Church, Hawkshead, Cumbria. Not just ‘fitting in’ but actually adding to the landscape.… https://t.co/T7Ys6MIGwS
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12/1
2020
Nous aimons Paris 😍 https://t.co/hV4wwyUXs1
Retweeted by createstreetsDo you want to get on top of the evidence on what makes for happy places but don't have the time to read it all?… https://t.co/nt5CMLQdti
Retweeted by createstreetsAre you a neighbourhood group, long term landowner, council or developer? If you are maybe we can help you create… https://t.co/TlGEhfbePB
Retweeted by createstreetsBring back the rowhouse - excellent article on the profound advantages of #GentleDensity by ⁦@ryanlcooper⁩ in ⁦… https://t.co/SSi0B89RX5
Retweeted by createstreets @itschrisworrall Thank you 😀Always great to know someone is reading it !!Our glorious sunlight and daylight will be affected if this development is approved by @MayorofLondonhttps://t.co/lABfrwDd19
Retweeted by createstreetsPenny of Alfred the Great, late ninth century. Look how the reverse has a beautifully elegant monogram for every l… https://t.co/qtehNZrPtX
Retweeted by createstreets....or this (think by Alison Brooks but have lost source - sorry) https://t.co/pcwUoQA0M6Though you could certainly say it of this as well ! Via https://t.co/cr2xKv15AB https://t.co/AcF2sKpqioContinued growing interest in evolving the BIDs model to something new i.e. Community Improvement Districts. Some… https://t.co/Y6OTVdrDUm
Retweeted by createstreetsA very important point .... https://t.co/j3sh64ejHi @Birdyword But IS it parochial? One street is but surely the nature & quality of where we live & how we interact wi… https://t.co/DNGncuxptJIs Paris catching modernism? Does this matter? https://t.co/QQW3MakQ6P#JusticeForElla #Breathingcleanairisahumanright Thank you for your kind messages of support. It has been a hard jou… https://t.co/UF2aKaqYvy
Retweeted by createstreets“If Ella becomes the first person — perhaps in the world — whose cause of death is listed as air pollution, it coul… https://t.co/LU8txpPHEA
Retweeted by createstreetsHanoi Shophouses Reveal City’s Communist and Capitalist History https://t.co/xW5U76pm5w
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Retweeted by createstreetsScottish Govt in 2014 est’d a Town Centre First policy, with a high-level group, Scotland’s Towns Partnership, to r… https://t.co/FgYQwWl4Ve
Retweeted by createstreets“Legal Battle Looms After Confirmation That £700,000 Pop-Up Cycleway On Kensington High Street To Be Removed” https://t.co/lUGkJnUCuu
Retweeted by createstreetsDo property booms retard productivity by diverting investment from truly value-enhancing sectors to, land & bricks… https://t.co/6nmMwpLU2hCreate Opes? https://t.co/gIntL6SdlESt Michael and All Angels Church, Hawkshead, Cumbria. Not just ‘fitting in’ but actually adding to the landscape.… https://t.co/T7Ys6MIGwSBring back the rowhouse - excellent article on the profound advantages of #GentleDensity by ⁦@ryanlcooper⁩ in ⁦… https://t.co/SSi0B89RX5 @OnTheWoolsack @TheWeek Good spot. Thank you 😊We think there's a better way of engaging the community than this. Get in touch if you would like to help lead pla… https://t.co/ufjZZsIsuM
Retweeted by createstreetsOne medieval writer said of Gothic vaulting, “it is not art but nature” In Gloucester Cathedral cloisters you can… https://t.co/jnEYhVVPOp
11/30
2020
How to build a cathedral. The #BBC at its best. Among great facts ✅Only 3% of a cathedral's weight is in the roof.… https://t.co/M9Oq3iyUNR
Retweeted by createstreetsThe best density is gentle ..... https://t.co/7UJWQYssnf
Retweeted by createstreetsWhat is a design code? How can local authorities and neighbourhood groups create happy and healthier places for the… https://t.co/cIq6gGaorZ
Retweeted by createstreetsLooks like this will be interesting.... https://t.co/YxGGThiBBWThe @CreaSFoundation No Place Left Behind Commission will be making recommendations about how to spend this. What w… https://t.co/ExDprjK4Sd
Retweeted by createstreetsVery good article. https://t.co/rYUwd436SS
Retweeted by createstreets“Legal Battle Looms After Confirmation That £700,000 Pop-Up Cycleway On Kensington High Street To Be Removed” https://t.co/lUGkJnUCuuA CGI glimpse of our new development in Nottingham. This view will be real in March. https://t.co/ExlrwSvwXs https://t.co/l0rTU51rgS
Retweeted by createstreetsA good cause .... https://t.co/z92EeniR2xOne of London's least known but most telling seventeenth century monuments is York Water Gate now rather sadly stra… https://t.co/kDP6QhJbb3
Retweeted by createstreetsThe street is eternal. Build for humans not theories. https://t.co/zKIBaoHCzA
Retweeted by createstreetsPeople will always need ammonites https://t.co/HTkdpgfCJR
Retweeted by createstreetsHanoi Shophouses Reveal City’s Communist and Capitalist History https://t.co/xW5U76pm5wQuite the combination Vertical extension of an existing mill in Dublin set to be one of Europe’s tallest timber bu… https://t.co/5mn2Go5LcP
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11/29
2020
@ColCivicSociety Pleased you like it !One of our aims @ColCivicSociety is: "To encourage a high standard of development and design in #Colchester and it… https://t.co/zzOQ8oKr1f
Retweeted by createstreetsPattern always eats style. That’s to say, a traditional neighbourhood pattern built in a modern style will still… https://t.co/lETIKwvBVr
Retweeted by createstreetsFlashmob Beethoven. This is lovely. Despite everything, some things still move the soul. Watch out for the childr… https://t.co/SQsLDFB02H
Retweeted by createstreetsSo far this year, we’ve taken three closed churches into our care. They were no longer needed for worship. Two woul… https://t.co/X5ZNvNNs8S
Retweeted by createstreetsNEW BLOG POST: To reduce carbon impact of travel, priority should not just be wholesale electrification of transpor… https://t.co/q9LFRWEVRV
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11/28
2020
Town squares are probably the most common gathering spaces in settlements around the world, and there's a great exa… https://t.co/BADJkqLfty
Retweeted by createstreetsStreet or house? https://t.co/zyeaRMeqZPCreate Streets that are intense, green & beautiful, that can exercise our bodies & nourish our souls, that can sing… https://t.co/6nuHoUIZzj
Retweeted by createstreetsWorth playing with @MayorofLondon's incredible map of conservation areas, protected views, green spaces and other p… https://t.co/OEvSQO334g
Retweeted by createstreetsWhat role can heritage play in the regeneration of #HighStreets? How do we create spaces in town centres that are i… https://t.co/0o9Jn6prwR
Retweeted by createstreetsThis week’s Spending Review had limited extra £££ for the construction sector but perhaps it signals increased focu… https://t.co/XIUHSTPFR6
Retweeted by createstreetsHouses we did for LB Newham https://t.co/vpaqQCZgXX
Retweeted by createstreetsYes ! 🤩 https://t.co/VILOKIPBsYThe street is eternal. Build for humans not theories. https://t.co/zKIBaoHCzA🌿 It’s been two months since our new low traffic neighbourhood in London Fields was introduced, helping to create q… https://t.co/PJzPKj3zUF
Retweeted by createstreetsHousing campaigners! YIMBYs! We need your help ⤵️ https://t.co/yjzbp14Fcl
Retweeted by createstreetsCreate front gardens “Green front gardens reduce physiological and psychological stress” https://t.co/vGgBvtc43R
Retweeted by createstreetsBarcelona Will Supersize its Car-Free ‘Superblocks’ https://t.co/rePkE1ey3G
Retweeted by createstreetsOn the left, London's new water fountains. Oh the right, a Victorian example. The collapse in quality is profou… https://t.co/8LRtsd1x6i
Retweeted by createstreetsExcellent address from David Tittle CEO @HTNmembers emphasising the huge benefits of investing in high street herit… https://t.co/kx5UWG7qDi
Retweeted by createstreetsWith its riot of terracotta, the 1898 Russell Hotel in (of course) Russell Square could almost have been designed t… https://t.co/zqXfPklVpL
Retweeted by createstreetsFirst generation mixed use sprawl on U.S. Route 11. A thought-provoking & rather elegiac article. https://t.co/9a8kNF9P8DBrompton Rd, Kensington. 1905 https://t.co/ksFKFLit8C
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11/27
2020
@Stef_W @AnyaMartin8 @londonyimby Have a look at this https://t.co/DsORnepXzf & chapter 8 here:… https://t.co/mk4XR8H8HI @AnyaMartin8 @LAnderson_Frank @Bazinga_Bot2000 Not historic but we express home numbers per person and per househol… https://t.co/93BAGoB8SwRegeneration doesn't have to cost millions and displace local people or businesses. Let's bring schemes like this… https://t.co/uNnMzkwrQV
Retweeted by createstreetsLovely article by @chrisdeerin (has some very slight overlaps with our Living with Lockdown survey:… https://t.co/31yCwprZze @ellandi_mark Well done Mark !! We're all delighted for youLocal Government against the people, against the environment & against the place. Doncaster Council should be ash… https://t.co/3MYJLjolLo @grumptious9 Good God. @HertsValleysHos It's happened in Vegas. It can stay in Vegas. Baby !Create Streets which are walkable and beautiful with variety in a pattern and you are creating streets for the futu… https://t.co/d0OFaKRUkZ😊👍😀✅ https://t.co/vKRGTCv1Sf
Retweeted by createstreets😐🥱 https://t.co/fIeIHsHL44Great that #CommunityLandTrust are on a huge growth trajectory as more people build their communities!… https://t.co/KhtfMwlvZB
Retweeted by createstreetsCreate Pyramids anyone ..... ? https://t.co/KJ081bnm3MNous aimons Paris 😍 https://t.co/hV4wwyUXs1Do you want to get on top of the evidence on what makes for happy places but don't have the time to read it all?… https://t.co/nt5CMLQdtiAre you a neighbourhood group, long term landowner, council or developer? If you are maybe we can help you create… https://t.co/TlGEhfbePBHow to build a cathedral. The #BBC at its best. Among great facts ✅Only 3% of a cathedral's weight is in the roof.… https://t.co/M9Oq3iyUNRWhy we should build beautiful hospitals and how to do it .... https://t.co/8DjI6a8axR https://t.co/axluKHyLD3
Retweeted by createstreets#WindowWednesday https://t.co/nxfL61Wus5
Retweeted by createstreetsRandom trio for #TurretTuesday https://t.co/KOrEWoFFyh
Retweeted by createstreetsWhat does the No Place Left Behind Commission mean by under valued places? #Placeshapers2020 https://t.co/fEp15HuOAG
Retweeted by createstreetsGreat to hear @tobylloyd talking about reasons to be optimistic about #placeshaping and #regeneration of… https://t.co/12yHkQuvCJ
Retweeted by createstreetsThe @CreaSFoundation No Place Left Behind Commission will be making recommendations about how to spend this. What w… https://t.co/ExDprjK4Sd
11/26
2020

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