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Future Smart Cities: cleaner, greener places for people to live
The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has heightened the need to ensure proper planning for the future of our cities in order to achieve a ‘green recovery’. This was the view of a panel of experts speaking at the latest PRCA Built Environment Group event on November 3rd
Will radical planning reform survive and what does this all mean for developers?
Even without a global pandemic, it would be hugely ambitious to honour Brexit and steer the UK out of the EU, whilst also committing to a ‘levelling up’ agenda and rebalancing the economy to address the new ‘Blue Wall’ Tories in the North
The biggest communications challenge in these unprecedented times is that, in order to work together, we must stay apart. Technology has never before played such a vital role in engagement. Thankfully, we have been able to apply digital communications solutions
BECG’s response to the Planning White Paper
BECG has submitted a detailed response to the government’s Planning For The Future consultation document at the end of October. We welcome measures to modernise the planning system but highlight past poor outcomes of complex system changes in the planning sector
New Women in Property Podcast – The Word: Against the clock
As the second wave of Covid-19 hits the UK, Victoria Head and Nicola Jones, both from Gleeds join us to share their experiences of being involved in the delivery of Covid-19 specific hospital wards
BECG appoints new Digital Client Delivery Lead
We are excited to have Will Balme join us as Digital Client Delivery Lead following sustained digital growth with our industry leading digital engagement offer, Built to Engage.
Digital communications offer social landlords a brighter outlook
Research conducted for BECG by Inside Housing magazine has revealed that 82 per cent of social landlords have fire safety surveying and remediation works in their top three organisational risks, and nearly 30 per cent rank it as number one