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The 4×4 series on place-making and the built environment: On Love

The second of the 4×4 series of discussions in Manchester on 11.5.16 of this year had the theme of Love – asking how does love impact on our understanding of the built environment. Mick Timpson is an architect and yoga … Continue reading

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Highly committed worker cooperative Bike Foundry provides quality bike repair and cycle sales in Stirchley

My final visit in Birmingham, was to the worker cooperative Birmingham Bike Foundry, where I met with coop member Chris Tomlinson. Based in Stirchley, this business with 4 dedicated worker members, reconditions and sells second-hand bicycles, services and repairs bikes and … Continue reading

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Making connections in Bristol – Laura Kriefman

On a recent trip to Bristol (March 2014), whilst waiting for choreographer Laura Kriefman in Bristol’s Roll for the Soul, a great community cafe and bike workshop, I was struck by some inspiring poster quotes, such as; ‘Cherish the past, Adorn … Continue reading

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