BUGLIFE Fact Sheets Available

Buglife, the invertebrate conservation trust, has just produced new fact-sheets on managing land for pollinators, including this one on managing urban areas for pollinators: https://www.buglife.org.uk/sites/default/files/Urban%20Pollinator%20Sheet%20Final.pdf   The full list of resources that Buglife have produced for their B-lines project (which aims to connect pollinator habitat on landscape-scales) can be found here: https://www.buglife.org.uk/b-lines-hub … Read full story

Gardens Trust Conference: Mid to Late C20 Designed Landscapes: Overlooked, Undervalued and at Risk?

A conference to be held by kind permission of the newly re-opened Garden Museum Monday 5th June 2017, London     For more information on the event please click on the following link: GTC20FlierFinal For booking: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/mid-to-late-c20-designed-landscapes-overlooked-undervalued-and-at-risk-tickets-29044240104     … Read full story

Branch AGM and Pub Quiz: 25th April 2017

!!  SAVE THE DATE  !! LI WALES AGM and PUB QUIZ Tuesday 25th April 2017, from 6:00pm Central Cardiff (venue to be announced shortly)   We will be hosting our Branch Annual General Meeting on the 25th April for LIW members, and to bring a little fun to the occasion we will also be hosting a Pub Quiz with prizes, FREE drinks and a buffet after the meeting. At the AGM we will be voting in LI members to the … Read full story

Greener Grangetown – Detailed Design in to Practice: Concept to Reality – 12th October | 17:30 – 19:30 | Cardiff

  About this event The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) and The Landscape Institute Wales (LIW) are co-hosting this lecture. Greener Grangetown is sustainable drainage scheme located in an existing urban area of Cardiff, South Wales. The design maximises the use of green infrastructure to future proof the drainage network; providing climate change resilience whilst also delivering enhanced public spaces, promoting sustainable travel, and improving ecology. An integrated approach to drainage design stems from a unique collaborative … Read full story

Changing Landscapes: people, places and politics in the Valleys – 14 October 2016

  One of the School of Geography and Planning’s 50th anniversary celebration events, ‘Changing Landscapes: people, places and politics in the Valleys’ will open a debate about the changing socio-economic, environmental and political landscapes of the Valleys.   Professor Kevin Morgan, School of Geography and Planning, Cardiff University, will chair this event and speakers from Cardiff University, the Bevan Foundation, The University of South Wales and Welsh Government will explore the present state and future options for the Valleys. When: … Read full story

Planning in Wales – the Planning Act and Future of Planning Law – 20th September 2016

  UKELA is running an event on the evening of the 20th September in Cardiff on the Planning Act / future of planning law. With talks by:   Huw Williams, Geldards The Implementation of the Planning (Wales) Act 2015   Charles Mynor, The Law Commission The Future of Planning Law in Wales       DOWNLOAD FLYER: Planning Event WWP   BOOKING: http://ukela.sym-online.com/walesplanning2016/default.htm   … Read full story