I was invited round to Arup yesterday, to speak at an event for the National Planning Forum (NPF), along with (the rather luminous) James Harris of the Royal Town Planning Institute, (the extremely hilarious) Andrew Whitaker of the Home Builders Federation and (the ever genius) David Waterhouse of Design Council/CABE. No, I have absolutely no […]
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Had a great end to last week at Russell Harris’s WLB West London Property Lunch on Friday. Ian Coull of SEGRO was in great form as guest speaker, despite being a little hoarse, having had a very busy week indeed (winning that Award for Deal of the Year for the Brixton acquisition was one thing, […]
My once-boss (admittedly, a very long time ago) and ever-hero David Owen (that’s Baron Owen of the City of Plymouth to you, matey) has written to me. “Dear Jackie” it begins. What a total thrill. Alright, alright, I know I’m one of many thousands of his closest friends! But it’s on proper Conqueror, and personally word processed […]
What’s with all this blogging activity then ? I may well be a part of it these days, but I’m truly at a loss to understand it. Isn’t it all narcissistic onanism on the part of a bunch of folks with half baked opinions and super-annuated egos ? My mother has not caught up with […]
Apparently, clever money (I understand that the website to watch is www.politicalbetting.com) has the Conservatives winning the general election on 6 May 2010 by 91 seats. It would seem that Labour’s best bet is to dress up the scanty “recovery” created by printing money and the rather sinister “quantitative easing” (beats me, guv!) as Gordon Brown […]
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Jackie Sadek is chief executive of UK Regeneration which was created to provide those working in regeneration in all parts of the UK with the indispensable tools they will need to deliver regeneration in the new localist context.