What makes an asset an asset?

After a summer of report writing, a busy autumn of events is coming up – and nearly a year after the Portas review of the high streets, there’s still huge interest in what should happen in our town and city centres. Last week I was asked to take part in Make:Shift, a two-day workshop organised […]

Seven steps from ghost town to host town

Last month another city fell victim to the credit crunch as the £300m Summer Row shopping development in Wolverhampton was axed. But was it really such bad news? It might just be that Wolverhampton has been saved from one of the last of the dinosaurs. According to its promoters, Summer Row was going to bring […]