Inspiring great place-making
English Heritage are funding a new project to develop a context mapping toolkit for local communities. In partnership with local groups and urban design specialists, Context 4D, City Design Group will be developing the toolkit through a series of mapping workshops across Bristol.
The first of these workshops has already started in St Pauls where we have been mapping the local area with Year 5 pupils from St Barnabas…Continue
We've added a new layer to Know Your Place. It comes courtesy of English Heritage from their collection of RAF aerial photographs. There are thousands of these images in their collections and we have tried to create a single layer from one RAF flight in 1946.
The majority of this new layer comes from a series of photographs taken on December 4th 1946, however, we have had to…Continue
Between March and July 2012, Know Your Place and City Design Group were partners with the University of Bristol on a project called Know Your Bristol. The project was funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council and involved seven road shows at a variety of community venues across Bristol; Hillfields, the zoo, Arnos Vale, Knowle, Kings Weston, Lockleaze and M Shed.
The aim of the road shows was to collect memories and people's personal archives for inclusion on Know Your Place.…Continue