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“We will have to make the best of it.” Andrew Carter
#futurecity17 #festivalofideas #Brexit #uk #panel #talk #discussion @wshed

1 month ago via Twitter

“Brexit and the Future of Cities” panel talk.
#futurecity17 #festivalofideas #watershed #Brexit #uk #panel #talkhttps://t.co/uL0RPh4N7n

1 month ago via Twitter

“For some parts of the country what we see as a problem for some parts will be seen as opportunity” A.Menon
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1 month ago via Twitter

“Brexit coalition is a messy coalition” Anand Menon
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“Cities will suffer far more than towns because cities are more international and networked… ” Anand Menon
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1 month ago via Twitter

“The nature of our economy is increasingly urban.”- Andrew Carter
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1 month ago via Twitter

“Businesses will lose on funding, universities will lose on funding…”- Anna Lisa Boni about Brexit
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1 month ago via Twitter

“It’s important for cities to remain in corporation” -Anna Lisa Boni #futurecity17 #watershed #festivalofideas #Brexit #economics

1 month ago via Twitter

“UK government doesn’t really involve mayors.” Anna Lisa Boni about Brexit
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1 month ago via Twitter

Anand Menon: “…it will lead to a redesign of this country”
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1 month ago via Twitter

“cities working together, cities learning together, cities learning lessons from each others…” -Anand Menon #futurecity17 #watershed

1 month ago via Twitter

“I’m a committed European” -Anna Lisa Boni #futurecity17 #watershed #festivalofideas

1 month ago via Twitter

“For me, when I grew up, England was part of Europe.” Anna Lisa Boni
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1 month ago via Twitter

“We have a polarisation of our economy, and we have a polarisation of our politics” -Andrew Carter #futurecity17 #watershed #festivalofideas

1 month ago via Twitter

“The city itself transforms those individuals”- Andrew Carter
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1 month ago via Twitter

“Cities will remain and the towns will leave… Towns are signs of economic decline” -Anand Menon
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1 month ago via Twitter

“Successful cities drain the towns, drain the resources… It’s a political issue that’s worth addressing over time”- A.Menon
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1 month ago via Twitter

“When the powers come back from Brussels we don’t know where the powers are gonna come back…” Anand Menon
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1 month ago via Twitter

“We have no earthy clue what Brexit is going to look like.” -Anand Menon
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1 month ago via Twitter

“this difference between towns and cities is one of the fundamental political problems of our time” -Anand Menon #futurecity17 #watershed

1 month ago via Twitter

“Brexit and the future of Cities” will be one of the last meetings of this festival. Make sure to get a ticket! #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

“Let’s go to our expert on children, a child…” *Listen is the message #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

Race, gender and the future of cities examined campaigns to create more humane and integrated policies. American l… https://t.co/oItUVMS0G7

1 month ago via Twitter

Let go of the fear of your children playing outside they say #futurecity17 https://t.co/lfcy94mDwI

1 month ago via Twitter

“It’s about how we children want to play more” #futurecity17 – “We want to be free and independant too!” https://t.co/LDdXOg5dtn

1 month ago via Twitter

‘Room 13s’ film up now, “Thankyou and just watch it really” – says Freya #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

Awnser – “Encourage them, push them to drive less, recycle” #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

Q/A – “We know how adults can make changes but how can children help make change? – #futurecity17

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“You have to hit politicians in the heart [first] and then the head” #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

Question time – “A lot of people in a space is not a good space, a good one is where people choose to linger” #fututecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

After some minor technical difficulties we’re back, ‘How do we create child freindly cities?’ #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

Two key sessions left, Brexit and its effect on cities – most of which voted remain and the use of CCTV to monitor… https://t.co/K0qNWMmVWw

1 month ago

A panel consisting of Charlotte Alldritt, Ellie Cosgrove, Farah Elahi, Margeret Heffernan and Immy Kaur discuss how to build integrated and inclusive cities. Here are some highlights from the talk:

 

 

1 month ago via Twitter

Why not restyle building sites as playgrounds? #futurecity17 https://t.co/1CagBNG4gI

1 month ago via Twitter

“Instead of playgrounds you make funny places to play…don’t make play spaces too safe” #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

“Everyone in this room can remember their favourite play space” – Allison Dutiot #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

We need green spaces in cities for children, “play streets” [without cars] #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

“Children need nature and nature needs children, if they don’t interact with it they won’t grow up to protect it” #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

Young person “responding” to gap in the street…”parents stay a while…buy a coffee…contribute to economy #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

“Building childrens infrastructure” – Need to make streets “happy places for children…they make up 1/4 of cities” #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

Title ‘Designing for Urban Uhildhoods’ – “How and Why we should be designing cities for children” #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

Sam Williams (Landscape-architect) up now – minor problem with inifinitely scrolling powerpoint, oop, we’re back #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

Not for all, push back from motorists, local residents – “death of the road” – A challenge to change attitudes, prove worth #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

Project in Waltham Forest ‘Mini-Holland’ – Pedestrian freindly space, room for play, sounds great right? #futurecity17

1 month ago via Twitter

“Children are the generators of community life” – Where theres children outside, theres adults playing out too #futurecity17

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