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A fantastic student film that really captures the spirit of the Bearpit Improvement Group’s work.

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Though the content is different the maps are remeniscent of Booth’s maps of London, mentioned in a previous post.

A good resource for urban designers to analyse the impact of existing spaces.

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As part of my work for the Bearpit Improvement Group I’ve been looking at ways to encourage play in the space.

My latest idea is now in action, public chalkboards! So grab some chalk, pop down there and show everyone what you can do! 

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Plutchik’s Wheel of Emotions, Something I have just come across. (but probably should have seen earlier) Useful in so many ways for so many things.
Bit more about the contrast and comparison of emotions here, courtesy of good ol’ wikipedia. 

Plutchik’s Wheel of Emotions, Something I have just come across. (but probably should have seen earlier) Useful in so many ways for so many things.

Bit more about the contrast and comparison of emotions here, courtesy of good ol’ wikipedia. 

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Above is one of Charles Booth’s poverty maps of Victorian London. 
Fascinating for data visualisers, urban planners and social historians equally, the maps, which cover the whole of London, paint a clear picture of wealth distribution in london 100 years ago. 
To learn more about Booth’s lives work visit the online archive here.

Above is one of Charles Booth’s poverty maps of Victorian London. 

Fascinating for data visualisers, urban planners and social historians equally, the maps, which cover the whole of London, paint a clear picture of wealth distribution in london 100 years ago. 

To learn more about Booth’s lives work visit the online archive here.

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Lovely to see people taking the initiative to implement what ever rules work for their street.

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A brilliant 1960’s animation about sharing space in built up urban areas.

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Above is what a City agregator looks like. A fantastic real time updating infographic that utilises all the data we collect. (click the photo to see it working)
Imagine how useful this would be for schools, hospitals or even housing blocks!

Above is what a City agregator looks like. A fantastic real time updating infographic that utilises all the data we collect. (click the photo to see it working)

Imagine how useful this would be for schools, hospitals or even housing blocks!