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Integrated transport: innovative initiatives are encouraging more cycle and public transport use

By Richard Armitage

Just how integrated do we want our transport to be? Far from seeing bikes as competition, some bus operators are allowing them on board, and train companies are offering cycle hire schemes, says Richard Armitage

Rob Aspland, Director, LDA Design and Chris Levine, artist: Creating magic, myth and spectacle

Rob Aspland, Director, LDA Design and Chris Levine, artist: Creating magic, myth and spectacle
Rob Aspland, Director, LDA Design & Chris Levine, artist:Creating magic, myth and spectacle

The 'People’s Playground', an artist/urban design collaboration, will transform Blackpool’s central seafront into a year-round urban park that harnesses the town’s unique relationship with light and illumination