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Garden Bridge

Garden Bridge backers hit out at critics

The executive director of the Garden Bridge Trust has hit back at critics of the proposed Thames crossing designed by Thomas Heatherwick


Construction of Bystrup’s next-generation pylons set to start

National Grid is to construct a test-run of the next-generation T-Pylons for use across the British countryside over the coming months, it has announced.

Garden Bridge

Heatherwick's Garden Bridge faces new backlash

Thomas Heatherwick’s proposed £175million bridge across the River Thames is facing a new round of criticism after details of entry restrictions for the planned ‘public’ structure emerged.

Garden Bridge

Lambeth approves Heatherwick's Garden Bridge

Thomas Heatherwick’s proposed £175million bridge across the River Thames has been given the green light by Lambeth Council

Garden Bridge

Lambeth set to approve Heatherwick's Garden Bridge

Thomas Heatherwick’s proposed £175million bridge across the River Thames has been recommended for approval by planning officers at Lambeth Council

Natalie Bennett

Green Party leader to speak at Footprint Live

Natalie Bennett, leader of Green Party, is set to speak at this year’s AJ Footprint Live conference

KPF Lime Street

KPF's Lime Street tower achieves BREEAM first

Kohn Pedersen Fox’s planned 190m tall skyscraper is the first building to be rated under BREEAM’s updated standards

Paul Hinkin, Black Architecture

Memorial fund launched in memory of eco-architect Paul Hinkin

A fund to help disadvantaged architecture students at the Welsh School of Architecture has been set up in memory of Black Architecture founder Paul Hinkin

footprint live

What makes a sustainable city? Find out at AJ Footprint Live

Book your tickets for AJ Footprint Live to hear from green leaders including Green Party leader Natalie Bennett and architects James Timberlake, Greg Penoyre, and Monica von Schmalensee

Garden Bridge

Garden Bridge attempts to appease concerns with updated imagery

The backers of the Thomas Heatherwick-designed Garden Bridge across the Thames have revealed updated visuals of the proposed link to allay fears it could block protected views


Google Project Loon

FootprintWire 18.06.13

Today’s green news: Google launches Project Loon