"Good design is not just about the aesthetic improvement of our environment, it is as much about improved quality of life, equality of opportunity and economic growth."
The Value of Good Design, Stuart Lipton (former Chairman CABE) 2002
Use this page as a jumping off point for many of the sectors that connect to the work or the aims of Northern Architecture; explore the network of other architecture centres, find jobs in construction or get information about the latest initiatives in housing.
Please suggest further links by emailing us.
- Architecture Centres
- A complete list of the Architecture Centres around the UK who are part of the Architecture Centre Network (ACN).
- Professional Institutions
- Institutions that represent architects, planners, engineers and related professions.
- Links to Government departments and agencies.
- Organisations concerned with environment through design and development of public spaces and the building of communities within the environment.
- Web sites concerned with all aspects of construction, from training to forums.
- Organisations concerned with design in the community.
- Design of all types including urban design.
- Organisations concerned with design in housing and housing provision.
- Careers and Training.
- Education and Architecture
- Organisations using education as their primary mediation between the public and architecture.
- Useful resources and information on regeneration.
- Award schemes for buildings and building design, regional and national.
- Seeking Advice?
- Ideas of people and places to go to.