Past Events

Past Events

Local Authority Skills’ Summit – discussion forum

London - 18 February 2014

Digest of Points

Digest of Points

Speakers' Presentations

The legal perspective (88KB)  
Richard Marsh, Senior Associate, Bircham Dyson Bell

ALGAO Research and views (186KB)
David Radford, Archaeologist, Heritage and Specialist Services, Oxford City Council / ALGAO representative

IHBC research and views     
David McDonald, Education Secretary, IHBC

Local Authority Case Study 1 (325KB)
Richard Tuffrey, Design & Conservation, High Peak Borough Council & Staffordshire Moorlands District Council / HTF Executive

English Heritage Research and Views(163KB)
Owain Lloyd-James, Intelligence Analyst (Local Government Impacts), English Heritage

Local Authority Case Study 2 - HELAC (164KB)   
Lone Le Vay, Design & Implementation Manager, Chichester District Council/RTPI Historic Environment Network

Planning and smaller settlements - concerns    
John Shaw, Director, Association of Small Historic Towns and Villages

Local Authority Case Study 3 (1.88M|B)
Steve Tilbury, Corporate Director Winchester City Council / HTF Executive

 

 

Development, growth and the historic environment – unholy trinity or happy necessity?

Exeter - 18 November 2013

Speakers' Presentations:

Growth: The human element in our historic settlements (373KB)
Steven Bee Urban Counsel

Historic Towns Forum – Development, Growth and the Historic Environment (362KB)
The Government Perspective- what you need to know

Fiona Barker, Burgess Salmon

Historic Environments: Growth & Sustainable Development (927KB)
Dave Chetwyn, Managing Director, Urban Vision Enterprise, Planning Advisor, Locality
Chair, Historic Towns Forum, Vice Chair, National Planning Forum, Planning Chair, Civic Voice

Guidance, Growth and the Historic Environment (138KB)
Dr Richard Morrice, Better Heritage Protection, English Heritage

 

 

 

New Towns, Garden Cities and Utopian Masterplanning - Cities of the Past, Cities of the Future

Historic Towns Forum Annual Conference
Milton Keynes - 28/29 November 2013

Speakers' Presentations:

Built around the car - but is it the answer? (293KB)
Nigel Brigham, east of England Regional Director, Sustrans

From Metro-land to Milton Keynes: The Making of a later Twentieth-Century Utopia (781KB)
Dr Christine Garwood, University of Hertfordshire

Creating Garden Cities and suburbs today - how to unlock the future (1MB)
Katy Lock, Garden Cities and New Towns Advocate

Good design – historic centres and the new town (182KB)
Tony Wyatt, HTF Vice Chair and Director @ +Plus Urban Design Ltd

 

 

 

2013 Events

Presentations and reports from HTF's 2013 events, conferences and seminars

Below you will find the event report and speakers presentations for each of our 2013 events.

Planning Legislation update – The NPPF, Neighbourhood Planning, Taylor Review, and the Red Tape Challenge. Where are we, exactly?London29 April Presentations
to follow
Community Engagement – it’s real, it’s now and it’s happening. Sharing good practice from within our cities, towns and Neighbourhood Areas.St Albans20 May Presentations
to follow
Engaging businesses and communities with the tourism economy in historic towns – How to work with BIDs, Neighbourhood Plans, and the USP of your area.Hereford31 July -
1 August
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to follow
Development, growth and the historic environment – unholy trinity or happy necessity?Exeter18 NovemberReportPresentations
 
Historic Towns Forum Annual Conference - New Towns, Garden Cities and Utopian Masterplanning - Cities of the Past, Cities of the Future.Milton Keynes29 November Presentations

 

2012 Events

Presentations and reports from HTF's 2012 programme of events, conferences and seminars

Below you will find the event report and speakers presentations for each of our 2012 events.

Understanding Localism London 21 Feb Presentations
Culture – Heritage – Tourism: developing the product Blenheim Palace 16 March Presentations
Retail, the High Street Review and revivification of historic cores London 23 March Presentations
Community Asset Transfer London 31 May Presentations
The National Planning Policy Framework Salisbury 20 June Report Presentations
Rebooting historic centres: public/private engagement and post recession success London 9 Nov Presentations

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2011 Events

Presentations and reports from HTF's 2011 programme of events, conferences and seminars

Below you will find the event report and speakers presentations for each of our 2011 events.

Economic Vision in Historic Towns - planning and regeneration York 20 Oct Presentations
Responding to the National Planning Policy Framework consultation Bath 30 Sept
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Presentations
Using social media to improve knowledge sharing London 29 Sept
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Presentations
Maximising historic town centre economies: engaging with Local Enterprise Partnerships Bury St Edmunds 28 July
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Presentations
Understanding Localism
Bath 21 July
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Presentations
Understanding Localism
Chester 17 June
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Presentations
Maximising tourism in town centre economies: engaging with Local Enterprise Partnerships London 14 April
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Presentations
Understanding Localism Newcastle 8 April
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Presentations
Going for Purple Flag Workshop London 25 Feb
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Presentations
Understanding Localism London 4 Feb Presentations

 

2010 Events

Presentations and reports from HTF's 2010 programme of events, conferences and seminars

Below you will find the event report and speakers presentations for each of our 2010 events.

Climate change: mitigation and adaptation in historic towns Oxford 21/22 Oct Conference report Presentations
         
Achieving added value through community engagement Chester 23 Sept Conference report Presentations
     
Connecting People with Place Lincoln 15 July Conference report Presentations
 
The Future of Heritage Protection London 17 June Conference report Presentations
 
A Historic Core Zone - the solution to traffic management in a Historic Town? Bradford on Avon

10 June

Conference report Presentations
 
The role of retail development in economic regeneration and its impact on historic city centres Cardiff 27 May Conference report Presentations
 
Conservation Areas at Risk (CAAR): Managing Heritage Assets for Added Value Seminar Series Exeter  21 Jan Seminar Series Report  Presentations
Manchester  28 Jan Presentations
Birmingham  4 Feb Presentations
London 11 Feb Presentations

 

2009 Events Programme

Below you will find the event report and the speakers presentations for each of our 2009 events.

Planning and Protection for Quality Places (Annual Conference)Chichester21 - 23 OctoberReportPresentations
Retail development in historic towns: time for reflectionYork23/24 SeptemberReportPresentations
Study tour of the Republic of IrelandKilkenny9 JulyReport-
Parking and Park & Ride - as part of integrated transport strategiesWinchester13/14 MayReportPresentations
Historic Towns and Smarter GrowthCambridge29/30 AprilReportPresentations
New retail opportunities: the key to regeneration in town centres?
- a seminar hosted by John Lewis Partnership for Chief Executives
Leckford2 AprilReportPresentations
Breakfast in Bath
- a networking event looking at the Southgate retail development
Bath12 MarchReportPresentations