The Civic Trust has launched the 42nd year of its awards programme for architecture and environmental design. Entry forms are now available and the winners are set to be announced in April. Designers of new buildings, restorations, landscape design, town centre improvements and public art are eligible to enter, but the closing date for entries is fast approaching - Friday 28 September.The awards run on a two-year rota, alternating between metropolitan and rural areas. The 2002 awards are open to projects in the UK's major cities and metropolitan areas. Schemes must have been completed between 1 January 1999 and 30 September 2001. For details e-mail awards@civictrust. org. uk or tel 020 7389 1398.