Pathway to Chartership Study Group and Mentors

Various study groups are meeting in the East of England region, in addition to the one run by the LIEE branch. Please get in touch if you want more information! Call out for Mentors! There are some young minds in East of England looking for someone to guide them on the P2C, please let us know if you are interested in taking on a candidate so that we can put you in touch. mail.eastofengland@landscapeinstitute.org … Read full story

A conversation with LI President Merrick Denton-Thompson

Come out of the cold and herald the Spring! Wednesday 28 February 2018 Book via  Eventbrite Come to the Landscape Institute East of England winter social and hear LI President Merrick Denton-Thompson converse about highlights of his Presidency, the public sector and key Institute developments in the past year. Let’s showcase the range of work undertaken by LIEE members: book your slot for five slides in five minutes to present a scheme, a concept, a technical  issue resolved, an LVIA, a landscape science or … Read full story

Joining a P2C study group in the East of England region

Are you looking for support on your P2C? Would you like to meet with other professionals on their pathway? Do you want to hear from chartered landscape architects and professionals of the industry on specific topics? Various study groups are meeting in the East of England region, in addition to the one run by the LIEE branch. Please get in touch if you want more information! mail.eastofengland@landscapeinstitute.org … Read full story

Student Award 2017: Congratulations to Laura Gardner!

Laura Gardner won the student award for the bast planting scheme. She describes below the design ‘Astiveri an Lanwes Mor’:  “Cuntelleugh an brewyon us gesys na vo kellys trauth.” Collect the fragments that remain so that none might be lost. The fragments found along the Penryn River tell the stories of diverse people and places: monks, pirates, farmers and kings; those who have lived on and passed over the river’s banks for nearly a thousand years. They also tell of … Read full story

Public Sector Working Group

Thursday 19th October 2pm-5pm Natural England Offices, Cambridge These meetings, which happen quarterly, are intended for landscape professionals working in the public sector. If you have not previously connected with the  group but would be interested in attending, or being on the circulation list, please contact Catherine Bailey catherine@bailey72.co.uk , Sarah Long Sarah.Long@environment-agency.gov.uk or Jonathan Dix Jonathan.Dix@naturalengland.org.uk about joining the next meeting. … Read full story

Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown and Designed Landscapes in Essex

24th May 2016.  St Mark’s College Audley End, Essex A CB300 Festival event celebrating the life and work of Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown (1716-1783), jointly organised by the LIEE and Essex Place Services the day brought together seven speakers who addressed the Essex aspects of Brown’s work. Dr Twigs Way highlighted the opportune timing for Brown: Loudon, Wise, Vanbrugh, Switzer and Langley had all died as Brown developed his career: a talented landscape engineer creating robust landscapes, highly skilled at working … Read full story

Ecosystem Services by Design Conference on Friday 18th November. TICKETS ARE SELLING FAST

LI East of England together with SouthEast of England Branch and Cranfield University have organised the LIEE-Cranfield Conference 2016: Ecosystem Services by Design, which will be held on the 18th of November in Milton Keynes. This conference will explore the integration of ecosystem services into landscape design, planning, and management practice, stressing the role of science to facilitate this. The lectures and workshops will show the value of a services-led landscape practice to create more resilient, multifunctional and cost-effective liveable landscapes. This event will … Read full story

Public Sector meeting in East of England – 22nd of October

For all Public Sector landscape architects     The next regional Public Sector meeting of the Landscape Institute in the East of England is to be hosted by Norwich City Council on Thursday, October 20th from 2-5pm. (Apologies for late notice of this).   A room has been booked at the Paston Room at St Andrews and Blackfriars Hall, St Andrews Plain, NR3 1AU. Details for the location are available on the webpage https://www.thehallsnorwich.com/Pages/home.aspx The nearest parking is the multi storey parking at St Andrews, the … Read full story