Leicester Urban Observatory

CITY SERIES / 6th Dec 2017: The Architecture of the Healthy City: ADDITIONAL SPEAKER/ Sir Peter Soulsby, City Mayor to speak on the new Leicester Local Plan

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The final CITY SERIES lecture of 2017 will take place in the early evening on Wednesday 6th December 2017 at DMU’s new Art & Design building, the Vijay Patel Building (fourth floor lecture theatre: VP4.05).

“The Architecture of the Healthy City”, will offer two different perspectives on place-making and better public health. Neil Stacey, Associate Professor in Architecture from DeMontfort University, will offer a response to the question “does architecture improve your health?”. Ivan Browne, Deputy Director of Public Health, Leicester City Council, will reflect upon the cross-discipline requirements and challenges of delivering better public health in present day Leicester. A question and answer session will follow.

UPDATE: In addition, Sir Peter Soulsby, City Mayor, has agreed to join the lecture to make a contribution on progress in developing the new City of Leicester Local Plan to the meeting.

All welcome. To register for free tickets please go to: Eventbrite