George Ferguson comments on place and people’s relationship with it.
Shared space at a busy London crossing with a proven safety record.
Sir Alan Duncan MP comments on why considering streetsapes are essential.
The first step is to make the street look as though someone cares.
Bring it all together
Good street design encourages economic wellbeing
Streets can encourage healthy active lifestyles.
Self explaining roads and crossings can be safer than some conventional pelican crossings
Streets are places as well as for movement Streets are places. They may be the high quality setting for historic buildings. Or they may be where people linger and look at market stalls.
Rural villages have a different culture around traffic compared to urban settings.