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Whose looking for new forms of Housing? What does Custom Build offer?

Custom Build is fast becoming the next new thing.

 

One early scheme can be found in Cornwell.... 

Carillion-igloo is delivering the Government’s first Custom Build pilot project in Heartlands, Pool, Cornwall.

Can we re-imagine England with a re-invigorated North at its Core?

'The North, where the M1 does an emergency stop, and away over the back of the hill is the M62, gouged into the moorland and completely out of its element.' Simon Armitage - All Points North

Todays #MyKindaPlace focuses on the North and seeks to ask Can we Re imagine an England without a reinvigorated North at its core?

Food and Housing two of our fundamental needs

Today’s #MyKindaPlace focuses on two of life’s fundamentals We talk to Ricki Unger co founder of Deliverd a digital focused innovative food delivery company with food and social values at its heart. https://deliverd.co/aboutdeliverd/ http://social.dotforgeaccelerator.com/

Edge of the Universe printing press

#MyKindaPlace talks to Sarah Christie co-founder Edge of the Universe printing press EUPP was founded, and is now run, Sarah and friend Roy Clutterbuck. EUPP initially started because Roy and Sarah are both creative writers. They were frustrated by how expensive and inaccessible literary self-publishing is, and how few people it typically reaches. We were keen to share people's stories in a more grassroots, lo-fi and inclusive way - and so the Printing Press was born!

Master Planning and Post-traumatic Landscapes

Today's #MyKindaPlace is in conversation with Keith Lilley,Director of Estates and Facilities Management, and Dr Amanda Crawley Jackson both from the University of Sheffield

How to Save our Town Centres

My guest on #MyKindaPlace is Julian Dobson  

 

Julian's aim is to share and apply ideas about improving towns, cities and communities, and to help ideas grow. He does this by writing, researching and explaining, connecting, training and encouraging, hosting conversations and events, speaking and listening.

The SEEDS Project

My guest on #MyKinda Place is Sara Parratt-Halbert, SEEDS Project Manager
 
SEEDS stands for Stimulating Enterprising Environments for Development and Sustainability. It is funded by the ERDF Interreg IVB North Sea Region Programme
 
 
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A Legend on every street corner? Chances to Shout about Sheffield

Everything’s Better in The North: Sheffield Re-imagined for 2015.

Everything’s Better in The North is a collaboration between Ben Duong The North marketing agency and Ralph Razor

Everything’s Better in The North is a celebration of all that is great about Sheffield. By harnessing power of the people, we aim to re-imagine what is possible for Sheffield in 2015.

MyKindaPlace looks at an EU funded economic programme Digital Media Exchange

#MyKindaPlace looks at growing business and enterprise in our neighbourhoods

We focus on an EU funded scheme designed to support and grow enterprise across Sheffield

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My First guest this week on MyKindaPlace Sheffieldlive is Councillor Jillian Creasy

Jillian Creasy was elected as Sheffield’s first Green city councillor in 2004 and re-elected in 2007 and 2011. She is the leader of the Green group on Sheffield City Council. Jillian is standing for Parliament for Sheffield Central in May 2015.

Today we continue our focus on how the political parties are facing up to the key challenges of our City!