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  • ‘Rethinking the Urban Landscape’ Exhibition: Professionals’ private viewing / Networking events : Leeds Thurs 12th Nov: Sheffield Weds 25th Nov 2015
    October 10, 2015
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  • ‘Rethinking the Urban Landscape’ Exhibtion: Leeds Beckett University 5th – 20th November 2015
    September 27, 2015
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  • LIYHB CPD seminar days at Sheffield Hallam University (P2C Syllabus Based) – Weds 7th October 2015
    September 17, 2015
    Wednesday 7th October 2015 SHU Cantor building, room 9006   LIYHB run CPD seminar days every 6 months, in collaboration with one of our three local LI accredited Universities, Sheffield Hallam University (SHU). Seminar days usually take place on the first Wednesday of the month in April, and October. The seminar days are based on the Pathway to Chartership (P2C) syllabus, although not exclusive to P2C students. In limited time, of course some syllabus topics will be covered in more depth than others, but the seminars aim to give an insight into the whole of the P2C syllabus over the course of a year.   Programme:   10:00 ; Welcome, tea/coffee provided   10:15 – 13:15 (tea break 11:45);  Contracts, Colin Moore (broadly, syllabus topics 4A, 4B, 4C, 4D, 4E) 13:30 ; Lunch provided   14:00 – 17:00 (tea break 15:30); Planning and Environment, Ian Phillips (broadly, syllabus 3A, 3C, 3D, 3E)   17:00 ; Close     City Campus map; http://www.shu.ac.uk/university/visit/find-us/plancity.html The Cantor Building is a 5 minute walk from Sheffield railway station – straight up Howard Street, past the university’s main entrance at Hallam Square, turn left (west) along Arundel Street.   Cost: £60 Buffet lunch is included in the total price, which has been kept as low as possible thanks to Sheffield Hallam University’s kind assistance.     Read full item
  • RETHINKING THE URBAN LANDSCAPE EXHIBITION – Save the dates!
    September 12, 2015
    Save the Dates! LIYHB is delighted to welcome the Landscape Institute / Building Centre Exhibition, Rethinking the Urban Landscape.   The public exhibition, first showcased at the Building Centre in London earlier this year, will be touring our region in Autumn 2015.   Leeds  5th  – 20th  November: Broadcasting Place, Leeds Beckett School of Art, Architecture and Design   Sheffield  23rd  November – 13th  December: Winter Gardens, Sheffield   Rethinking the Urban Landscape argues the case to commit investment to ‘green infrastructure’ in the early stages of city and regeneration planning, and includes many of the best international projects.   Curated by the LI, the exhibition sets out to show that with long-term landscape planning cities can become healthier, safer and happier places to be – from reduced risk of flooding, to countering the ‘invisible killer’ of bad air quality, to weaving more enjoyable and inspiring environments throughout the urban fabric.   Members Private Viewing and Networking Evenings;    Leeds  Thursday 12th November: Broadcasting Place, Leeds Beckett School of Art, Architecture and Design   6.30pm start, open to members of LI, RIBA, RTPI, RICS, BALI and invited guests. Free of charge, booking essential. (Further details and booking link to be released)     Sheffield Wednesday 25th November: Sheffield Winter Gardens   6.30pm start, open to members of LI, RIBA, RTPI, RICS, BALI and invited guests. Free of charge, booking essential. (Further details and booking link to be released)     Careers/Public networking events – Meet a Landscape Architect;    Leeds  Saturday 14th November: Leeds Beckett School of Art, Architecture and Design   Sheffield Saturday 28th November: Sheffield Winter Gardens   12-4pm, open to the public.   LIYHB members are encouraged to join the LI Education Officer and academic staff to meet the public and future entrants to the profession  and discuss the exhibition and our work as  landscape architects.  All welcome on the day – useful if you can please confirm your attendance to mail.yorkshirehumber@landscapeinstitute.org. Read full item
  • (May ’14 – Sept ’15: news/events archive temporarily mislaid!)
    September 1, 2015
    Please bear with us – we have migrated to this lovely shiny new website, and some of our archive has been lost ... Read full item

  • February 23, 2015
    Pub Quiz 19th March Article posted on 23 February 2015 We’re hosting our annual quiz night, from 6:30pm, on Thursday 19th March at the Midnight Bell, ... Read full item
  • A look back at the future of Landscape Architecture.
    May 7, 2014
    Article posted on 7 May 2014 By James Shore   The last of the Landscape Futures lecture series – ‘What does the future of Landscape Architecture look ... Read full item
  • LIYHB announces chosen students for conference sponsorship
    July 22, 2013
    Article posted on 22 July 2013 The students that will be attending the SLIC conference sponsored by the LIYHB have been chosen!   Thank you to all ... Read full item