EYP2040 | 2019

We worked with Lendlease looking at the Euston area, providing them with an engagement strategy for young people around the new regeneration

Research: Neighbourhood Design: Working with children towards a child friendly city | 2019

ZCD Publication: This report provides new evidence, urban design and participatory guidance to achieve child friendly city objectives.

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Between Edges and Hedges | 2018

Interview for Harrow Council on designing for children and people.

Research: Housing Design for Community Life | 2016

A ZCD Publication into social use of external space in ten recently completed developments across England. Please click on above image for more information.

AJ Barratt Home of the Future | 2015

This scheme which was a finalist in the AJ Barratt Home of the Future competition developed the idea of one building that can be adapted into four homes, responding to the four stages of family life, with each home is derived from an identical base. The home is designed to be able to grow and adapt over the lifetime of the family, according to changing need.

Essay: Getting homes built | 2018

Essay on importance of designing for children. Published by Urban Design London. Please click on above image for more information.


Essay: BIG Magazine

Essay on Christchurch Estate in Hackney for Harrow Council. 

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The Housing Design Handbook | 2018

Engagement: Cambridge Road Estate: Kingston

Our report into youth engagement on the Cambridge Road Estate for Kingston Council

Letchworth Garden City | 2018

Our re-imagining of Letchworth Garden City weaves together the themes of localised food production and consumption with one of everyday spatial freedom, creating a socially, ecologically sustainable new neighbourhood.

Cities Alive | 2018

Reference to ZCD Research in this ARUP publication. Please click on above image for more information. 

Research: Making Spaces for Play | 2017

NHBC Publication with ZCD Architects. Summary of Housing Design for Community Life. Aimed at house builders in England. Please click on above image for more information.

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Essay: Chain Reaction: Neighbourhood Play | 2018

Chain Reaction is a series of essays discussing the question: Do buildings damage your health?

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Research: Play Sufficiency and Neighbourhood Layout | 2018

ZCD Publication: This report for Wrexham County Council is a systematic mapping review of four neighbourhoods using previously researched techniques. The maps offer a unique way to visualise Play Sufficiency, a statutory duty for local authorities across Wales.

The Happy Home | 2016

One footprint makes four homes: Creating a spacious home that works for four different layouts, from terrace to detached, on different sites across the country.