Section: Housing Provision

Bristol to launch housing festival

Posted 18.09.18
Bristol City Council: Article link

Bristol is set to launch a new initiative which will explore innovative solutions to the UK's housing crisis.

The launch event will be an exhibition running from 19th October to 4th November in Bristol's Waterfront Square, featuring full size concept houses and scale models.

Supported by Bristol City Council, Bristol and Bath Regional Capital and the Shaftesbury Partnership, the launch event will be the start of a longer term 'festival' that will showcase innovation for housing and communities on sites across the City.

Various new communities will be commissioned, funded and built across Bristol. Its goal is to develop scalable and long-term solutions to support local government to create housing, places and communities that engender hope and wellbeing.

More information on the Festival will be released in the run-up to launch, including details on exhibitors, sponsors and other events.


A2Dominion selected for new London Development Panel

Posted 05.09.18
A2Dominion: Article link

A2Dominion is joining the Greater London Authority's new London Development Panel, LDP2 - which aims to accelerate the construction of new homes on public land.

The panel contains a mix of well-established developers, house builders, contractors and Registered Providers of Social Housing, carefully selected through a rigorous procurement process.

As a member of LPD2, A2Dominion will have first look at a diverse range of development opportunities, and also play a key part in ensuring genuinely affordable homes in London.

LDP2 is a framework for use by UK public sector bodies, free of charge, to deliver schemes in Greater London only. It will run for a period of four years ending on 8 August 2020, with the possibility of a one year extension.


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