Leicester Urban Observatory

City Series: Register now for our next free event- From Planetary to Provincial Gentrification: Lessons for Leicester

The next free talk will be delivered by Loretta Lees on Tuesday 28th March 2017 and will focus on urban gentrification, a subject in which she is an international expert. Loretta is a Professor in Human Geography and Director of Research in Geography at the University of Leicester and was one of the founding members of Leicester Urban Observatory. The talk will draw on her recently published book ‘Planetary Gentrification’. A debate on the implications of Loretta’s talk to the city will follow. The event  will start at 5:15pm and Bishop Street Methodist Church have kindly agreed to host the event. Booking is available online using the link below:


 Event leaflet available below: