Understanding Scottish Places allows users to view the social and economic profile of their town, and compare this with other towns in Scotland. Data is included for all towns in Scotland with a population of above 1,000: 479 in total. … Continue reading
The Scottish Government has set out 20 proposals for changing the planning system and launched a public consultation that runs until 4 April 2017, as a step towards a new planning bill, to be brought forward this year. This follows an … Continue reading
Architecture and Design Scotland has published a series of articles on ways in which it has helped organisations to test, develop and apply the Place Standard. They demonstrate formats for engagement and some of the outcomes and benefits of applying … Continue reading
Undertaken by Glasgow Centre for Population Health, with colleagues in NHS Health Scotland, the University of the West of Scotland and University College London, this report summarises all the research that has been undertaken by the GCPH to date into … Continue reading
The Carnegie UK Trust has published the report Turnaround Towns: International Evidence, by Jane-Frances Kelly. The research brings together eight remarkable stories of international towns that have found themselves facing tough times, but have managed to turn themselves around to … Continue reading
Last month we linked to an Executive summary of Scottish Community Alliance’s ‘Review of Current Practice in Community Led Plans and their Connection with Spatial Planning’. The full report is available here.