Discussing the “progressive” regeneration of inventory community: a case study of Byker in the UK

Urban regeneration is a significant category in the field of urban design. In the seventh lecture of Principle and Practice of Urban Design, John Sparkes, head of Regeneration South Tyneside Council, discussed how to achieve design quality in area based regeneration by taking an example of South Tyneside. Inspired by the both the 7th lecture and…
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PEOPLE WATCHING

The charrette group I was part of was the “People Watching” one, where we were assigned an area of Newcastle city to observe and to film, in order to identify and understand how people use space, their behavior using it, and their perception of it. The area assigned to my team was Byker. We did…
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