Free Academy of Urbanism event will discuss Brixton’s ‘rapid change’

Windrush 2 copyAn Academy of Urbanism event is to be held to discuss managing physical and social change in Brixton.

The afternoon, Learning from Neighbourhoods: managing rapid change in Brixton, will celebrate Brixton being awarded the 2013 Great Neighbourhood award.

The event will also address two questions: “How do you manage change and maintain the character, essence and diversity of a place?” and “How can we learn from Brixton and each other to inform future neighbourhood design and delivery?”

It will take place at Lambeth Town Hall on Tuesday  October 22. From 1pm to 5.30pm there will be talks, tours and discussion then informal drinks until 7pm.

The event is free for Brixton business owners and residents. Sign up here.