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It might be contentious, but ‘building beautiful’ could fix housebuilding There is a general consensus that the system of how we build houses, places and spaces in this country simply isn’t working. While the Building Better, Building Beautiful Commission may not be the catchiest name, the term ‘beautiful’ will always prove to be contentious. There is a general consensus that the system of how we build houses, places and spaces in this country simply isn’t working.

News — 16/07/2019

Global Design Camp prepares students for a global future In an innovative new global partnership between Design Council, Manchester Metropolitan University and Hong Kong Design Institute, this summer 30 students from across the world will work together to develop the ‘Ideal City’. What should our future cities look like? How do we design them for families, communities, businesses and the environment to thrive?

News — 11/07/2019

Winners of The Pineapples awards for place announced Design Council, sponsor of the Pineapples, presented awards at the close of the event to six worthy winners of the best urban developments in the UK where people want to live, work and play. Design Council, sponsor of the Pineapples, presented awards at the close of the event to six worthy winners.

News — 11/07/2019

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